Michael is the author of Amazon Kindle #1 Bestselling Horror novel ROUGH DRAFT, as well as numerous other novels and short stories in the horror, suspense and thriller genres. His most recent works include his new supernatural suspense series featuring troubled young hero, LANCE BRODY (Books include: DARK BEGINNINGS, DARK GAME, and DARK SON).

Two of Michael's titles, including the Amazon Kindle Serial Killer Bestseller REGRET, were written under the pen name Dan Dawkins.

A native of Virginia, when not writing Michael enjoys reading, playing golf, the occasional video game, and trying to put a dent in the backlog of Horror movies he needs to watch.