David Van Dorin grew up in Arizona. After high school he joined the Navy as a Hospital Corpsman. He served time in San Diego, California and Yokosuka, Japan. After the military he went on to get his degree as a registered nurse. David was drawn to the excitement of the emergency room and has been doing the night shift in the E.R. since 2001. In his off time he enjoys writing and travel.
The United States economy has collapsed quickly and caused what is now being referred to as "The Crash". The main charter of this story is a former Army mechanic who suffers from post-traumatic stress disorder. After the alcohol runs out he finds himself sober for the first time in years. He sets off on foot to reach family and friends during one of the worse times in American history.