D. K. Gaston was born and raised in Detroit, Michigan. He joined the military at eighteen. After being honorably discharged after five years of duty, he began work on his Bachelor degree in Computer Information Science. He went on to a successful career in the Information Technology field for more than fifteen years and earned two Master degrees; one in Technology Management; the other in Business Administration. D. K. Gaston is the author of thrillers. He lives in Michigan, where he is at work on his new thriller.