Nathan is a native of Oklahoma. In his early twenties he lived in South Africa for a year, then returned to the States and lived a few years in Virginia and Massachusetts. He then moved to England for thirteen years where he taught at a Bible school for missionaries from around the world. Later he worked as pastor in a church in the Midlands. A few years ago he returned to Oklahoma and now works as a therapist with troubled teens and their families.
'The Smoke That Thunders,' is a historical novel loosely based on his experiences in South Africa and Zimbabwe.