A twentieth-century American fiction article writer, he is most widely known for two functions published through the 1970s: Jonathan Livingston Seagull and Illusions: The Activities of the Reluctant Messiah. His additional functions are the Bridge Across Forever: A Like Story as well as the Ferret Chronicles. After going to Long Beach Condition College, he worked well as a specialized article writer for Douglas Plane so that as a adding editor for Soaring magazine. His brief book, Jonathan Livingston Seagull, offered one million copies the entire year it was released. He married 3 x and experienced six kids. His second wife was celebrity Leslie Parrish. He once stated to be always a immediate descendant of Johann Sebastian Bach.