Clay Matthew lives in West Columbia, South Carolina. He is married with two children, two wonderful daughters-in-law, and four fantastic grandchildren. His hobbies include jogging, walking, bike riding, tennis, and occasionally golf. He enjoys reading and his favorite book is The Holy Bible. In addition, some of his favorite writers include Joseph Conrad, Zane Grey, Edgar Allen Poe, Charles Dickens, O. Henry, Edgar Rice Burroughs, and Alfred Lord Tennyson.