Philip Nelson is a 21 year veteran of law enforcement and has enjoyed a life-long love affair with the written word. In addition to his law enforcement experience, he holds a B.S. in Criminal Justice, is a law enforcement instructor, firearms instructor, and has served most of his career in supervisory and management roles. He enjoys engaging on the topics of leadership, management, relationships, fishing, and issues related to positive male image. He writes fiction, short stories, nonfiction articles, and poetry. He lives just southwest of Atlanta, GA with his artist wife, who just so happens to be his childhood sweetheart and best friend, their two dogs, and a parrot.