Michael E. Bolyog has seventeen years of teaching experience and is the chairperson of the foreign language department at Oak Park High School in Agora, California, where he teaches basic and advanced Spanish. He has a Bachelor of Arts in both Spanish and Sociology from Bellevue College, Omaha, Nebraska, and a secondary teaching credential from California Lutheran College in Thousand Oaks. Writing, an extension of his desire to educate, is both a passion and a hobby. Michael served eleven years in the U.S. Air Force, the final six at Offutt Air Force Base, the headquarters of the Strategic Air Command. He is a certified scuba diver, and an avid sports fan. Michael resides in southern California with his wife of thirty-three years, Candee. They have one son and two grandchildren.
Allen Richard 'Rick' Young is a senior special agent with twenty-eight years experience in Federal law enforcement, including combat duty in Vietnam as a military policeman, and subsequently, civilian criminal investigations for various Cabinet-level agencies, to include the U.S. State Department. He writes as a second profession. Rick received an Associate of Arts in pre-law political science from Pasadena City College, a Bachelor of Science in investigative criminal justice from California State University at Los Angeles, and a Masters of Science in organizational leadership from Philadelphia Biblical University. He is a certified scuba diver, holding an advanced open water rating, and was a skydiver conducting solo freefalls from altitudes in excess of ten thousand feet. Rick resides in New Jersey with his wife of thirty-two years, Linda. They have two sons and one grandson.