Raised in New Orleans, Louisiana, Mike completed careers in the United States Navy Submarine Force and the Transportation Security Administration. He lives in Orlando Florida with wife and Editor in Chief Cynthia, daughter Jennifer, granddaughter Larrna and partner in crime Thumper, a Yorkshire terrier, the inspiration for Drake Martin from The Shifter Tales series.
Mike's extensive travels in the Navy took him throughout the US, Canada, Europe, the Caribbean, and the Middle East, providing accurate and vivid settings for his stories.
His novels include The Progeny of Evolution series, a 160 year long family saga with a unique contemporary take on vampires and werewolves.
The titles in order are. 'Progeny of Evolution Series Guide' 'The Other Kind', 'The Corporation.', 'The Children', 'Life in the Time of Decline.'The Daughter'. 'The Tenth Legion', and 'Lagrange Point'. All are released or will release in 2015 from IHeart Book Publishing.
'The Daughter' and 'Life in the Time of Decline' are PG13. The other five are for over eighteen only.
Additionally, he co-wrote The Shifter Tales, "Top Dog" and the sequel "Love and Death in the Big Easy" with his wife Cynthia. Both follow the spicy adventures of a special shape shifter.
Writing under the pen name MJ Segar, Mike has two science fiction titles on the market.
'The First Servant' features a coal and steam civilization of the distant future discovering a past society hitherto believed to be a myth. Dual love stories unfold. For one, the past becomes the future.
'Jenny-Leigh 8' is a romantic action thriller. In the future, the Jenny-Leigh 8 represents the gold standard of luxury recreational androids, but in a world crisis she's becomes more than another pretty face.