Thomas M.(Mike) Roberson is a native of Houston, Texas. He and his wife Carolyn, live in Pearland near Houston. They have two sons, five grandchildren, and five great-grandchildren. He began his career as a firefighter at the Johnson Space Center and joined the Houston Fire Department in 1967. Retiring in 1989 as a Senior Arson Investigator, he sought new adventures. Those included: executive security, circulation manager for an advertising newspaper, hospital security manager, expert witness, and engineering manager. He has written poems and short stories for years but only after his second retirement, did he begin to write Hunter, his first novel. Mike's other interests are reading, travel, and collecting guns.