An American author, he posted thirty-four novels and twenty-five brief tale collections in the Traditional western, horror, science fiction, and mystery genres. He’s especially known for his Hap and Leonard series. He proved helpful as a fighting techinques trainer and was inducted in to the International FIGHTING TECHINQUES Hall of Popularity. He is from the Splatterpunk and Cowpunk literary actions. He resided in Texas along with his wife, Karen, and trained at Stephen F. Austin Condition University. He composed a novel that has a fictionalized edition of Elvis Presley.