Merlyn Seeley is a renowned author, Journalist and freelance writer. He is also a teacher of the Zen Buddhist tradition. He was born in a small town in the North Georgia mountains USA. He has written for many high profile places to include Yahoo! Examiner.com and CBS News online. His writing specialty includes, Buddhism, Natural Living, organic living, Appalachian Trail, Homesteading, off grid living, sustainable living, organic living and self sufficient living, although his books and articles demonstrate his ability to write on just about any subject.