Kent L Johnson currently resides near Louisville, Kentucky on the Indiana side of the Ohio River, but previously spent decades in the Central Valley of California, where many of his stories begin.. He...read more has a degree in Biology and has worked in management, sales, webmaster, retail store owner, QA technician, cook, dishwasher, cement finisher and a bevy of other jobs. Kent was the son of a Naval Officer and grew up in many different places but he's also had the good fortune to travel extensively throughout the United States and Canada, and spent many days in Europe, South America, Australia and New Zealand. Being trained as a scientist helps see the detail in people, places and things and allows those unnoticeable items to come alive in the written word. Kent has published short stories in several zines, anthologies and on his website KentLJohnson.com.