authorHoward F. Clarke, publisher of the small press, Western Gate Books, is an optioned screenwriter and author of several works of fiction and nonfiction, medical articles, and a series of television/radio commentaries written for a syndicated commentator. His professional experience includes military service as both an enlisted man (medical corpsman) and eventually a commissioned officer in the USAF (Physician Assistant). He later held a medical college faculty position of Assistant Professor where he taught clinical medicine diagnostic techniques in Family Medicine. He now is devoted to writing, illustrating, and publishing.