Longtime northern New Mexico resident. Has worked as a farmhand, ranch hand, ranch cook, woodcutter, ski lift operator, shepherd, stockman and adobe brick layer. Has served as a Taos County Deputy Sheriff, then an investigator with the District Attorney's Office, Deputy Medical Investigator and Magistrate Judge. Works featured in the anthologies Voices of New Mexico and More Voices of New Mexico. Author of KITE and other short stories of New Mexico.