American fiction writer and biographer. He published his first full-length book, Everything Is an Afterthought: The Life and Writings of Paul Nelson, in 2011.
As a young man, he published short stories in such periodicals as the Mississippi Review, the California Quarterly, and the Utah Holiday.
Beginning in the 1990s, he worked as a rock music critic for Penthouse and CATALYST magazines.
He grew up in Salt Lake City, Utah and later settled in New York City with his wife, Deborah.
He compiled and edited a collection entitled Conversations with Clint: Paul Nelson's Lost Interviews with Clint Eastwood, 1979 - 1983.