From Slashdot (oneeyedman, #39461):
Born in Oakland, California. Graduated from Alameda High School in 1976. Univ. of Alabama English B.A. 1980. Univ. of Washington English Ph.D. 1985. Fulbright fellow in East Berlin 1988. Professor of English and Comparative Literature 1985-2007, mainly in Statesboro, Georgia. Linux system administrator. Web application developer. Contract technical editor with Microsoft Press 2001-2007. Hired full time as an editor in the Microsoft Dynamics AX Content Publishing group in 2008. Living in Lower Queen Anne, Seattle, Washington.