An American science fiction writer whose works were influenced by his background in law, he posted his initial novel, Air travel into Last night, in 1953. His last function, Cybele With Bluebonnets, was released in 2002. After graduating from George Washington School, he worked being a patent lawyer. He was nominated for both Hugo and Nebula honours. He was raised in Colorado Town and Fort Worthy of, Texas. He wedded his wife, Nell, in 1938. Frank Herbert’s book, Dune, was inspired by Funnel’ work.