Mark Harritt was raised in Kentucky, the child of two Master Sergeants. He is an Army paratrooper with a background in intelligence operations. He's traveled around the world, spending twelve years overseas. He spent six years in the middle east, in uniform and out. Currently, he's an over the road trucker. He loves nothing more than spinning tales, frequently found at the end of a four or five hundred mile day trying to peck out one to two thousand words.