Reggie Ridgway always dreamed of becoming a writer. As an avid reader from an early age, he found a wonderful escape in stories. After graduating high school, he served for 7 years as a medic in the Air Force. He went on to study medicine, but love and family life put his plans for becoming a doctor on the back burner.
He obtained a BA in computer science while holding down a day job as an x-ray tech in Southern California. He taught math and computer programming in a local junior college. After some encouragement from his creative writing professor, he began to pursue his ambitions as an author.
His writing infuses his experience working with computers and in the medical field into his own blend of high tech drama. He draws inspiration from medical thriller writers Peter Clement and Michael Palmer.
Reggie lives with his wife in a house which looks out on Lake Isabella, in Southern California, where he derives much peace and inspiration. Continue reading “Featured Author: Reggie Ridgway”