Gabriel Common grew up in the small town of Basile, Louisiana. He and his six siblings grew up in a low class life. Unable to afford to go out or any type entertainment, Gabriel was forced to use his imagination and create his own adventures; this is how his passion to write started. He has been writing since he was ten years old and never once thought about giving up. After graduating Basile High School he went on to the US Navy for five years. Once out he attended college at Full Sail University in Florida. He earned a bachelor's degree in film production then his Masters in entertainment business.