David Violet was born in Oak Park, IL in October of 1956. He has travelled throughout the U.S and to many countries in the Pacific and Europe. Portion of the travel were compliments of the U.S. Navy over a 14 year period and many of his poems were inspired by this experience.
Along with his writing he has many other hobbies such as photography, fishing, hunting, auto racing and woodworking. He gathers his life experiences and feelings into the words put forth on the pages. His first book has been published and he will have another to follow by the end of 2011.