Ken was born and raised in Chicago. He attended Latin HS where his interest in math and science was fostered. He received his BA & BS from the U. of Miami & his MS from NIU in DeKalb. He met his wife, Madonna, while he was an Ass't. Prof. of Computer Science at NEIU. He lived in London where he worked for BofA and in the USVI where his imagination took hold and he commenced to write the Vorian Archives. He and Madonna now live in Naples, FL.