An American author, he’s best known for just two New York Moments significant novels: Louisiana Power and Light (1994) and Like Warps your brain just a little (1997). His brief story collections are the Way that Drinking water Enters Rock (1991) and Johnny As well Poor (2005). He researched at both Worcester Condition College as well as the College or university of Arkansas. He received a John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Base Fellowship. Delivered in Massachusetts to a family group of French Canadian descent, he afterwards resided in Florida along with his wife and boy. He collaborated with Carl Hiaasen on the novel entitled Nude Emerged the Manatee.