Chris W Michael, sometimes reffered by childhood nickname 'Waffle' and the name of his favorite fiction character Muad'Dib, was born and raised in Phoenix, AZ. Michael spent much of his time growing up writing poetry and playing music. Although music was priority, poetry always remained his passion. By eighteen Michael was playing in as many as three different projects while always working on a solo project known as 'Way of the Waffle'; despite never manifesting an album, the project maintiained a steady following. Shortly after a number of failed bands, Michael stepped away from entertaining to focus on his ongoing struggles with depression. After about three years he came back stronger than ever a vast myriad of musical projects.
Michael, also an accomplished writer, in the summer of 2016 he released 'Tales of Theiv'yah'. A free verse poem and story about the hero/teacher Darin.