An American science fiction author and television writer, he wrote episodes of The Outer Limits, Baywatch, and Stargate SG-1. His novels include the Dream Park series and the Tennyson Hardwick books.
After graduating from Los Angeles High School, he received a degree in communications from Pepperdine University.
A certified hypnotherapist, he was trained at the Transformative Arts Institute in San Anselmo, California.
He married author Tananarive Due, with whom he had a son.
He wrote episodes of Baywatch, which was a popular television series starring Pamela Anderson.