The author was born and raised in Buffalo, New York and currently resides with his wife Liliana in New York City. The author currently works in the Financial Sector in Midtown Manhattan.
In addition to being an author, Patrick provides services such as public speaking engagements for both on sight and over media tools such as FaceTime or Skype.
Further promotion and communication directly with the author can be found on the Blog tab and on social media outlets such as Facebook and Instagram through the account name Ascendance Novel . Feedback is encouraged and certain quotes will be posted on this website
In his spare time, the author enjoys traveling abroad to such places as Bali and Tokyo along with Coaching and Training youth hockey players in the Manhattan area by providing Private Skating Clinics and Lessons.
He had the drive, motivation, and the ability to persevere. Patrick Michaels lacked, however, was the faith to pursue his dreams. The story begins in a Buffalo Hospital where he lies on a gurney after being frantically raced to the emergency room after a spleen rupture. Being transferred to the emergency room for the time-sensitive surgery to take place, Patrick prepares for his certain demise.