James Michael Nielsen is from Las Vegas, Nevada. He graduated with his Bachelor’s Degree in English with a Creative Writing Emphasis from Dixie State University in Southern Utah, and then went on to get his Master’s Degree in Rhetoric and Writing Studies at the University of Texas in El Paso. Michael has a passion for writing and storytelling in all styles and genres. He is personally inspired by nature, travel, and social issues. He plans to eventually get a PhD in Rhetoric and Composition as well as continue to publish his own writing in various forms.