It's pronounced Bill EE-tem. Ex high school math teacher, ex lot of things. B.A. in Mathematics from the University of Minnesota. Some people think that when you major in math you spend all your time practicing a lot at adding and subtracting and getting to be an expert with fractions and exponents. You're really studying advanced physics and advanced economics and advanced finance and advanced engineering etc.
Living in the Minneapolis-St. Paul area. Chaska to be exact. Single. Getting old, born 1.2.60. Lived in Los Angeles for a few years. Traveled all over the USA, Europe and Canada. Lived in Mexico, mostly in Oaxaca, for 20 months.
My fictional books usually deal with kids who find themselves in dire circumstances where they must either take courageous action or else they will be crushed by those circumstances.
My nonfiction deals with the True Church, Matthew 16. 13-19, and the Divine Law which God writes on the hearts of His people - Jeremiah 31. 31-34, Ezekiel 36. 24-28, Isaiah 59. 20-21, Matthew 26. 28 etc.