Richard is a 40 year veteran of the Recreation Vehicle Industry. The majority of those years were spent in the retail sales arena having owned and managed several large dealerships. Mr. Charron spent his latter years in the manufacturing segment as a Southeastern States Sales Representative for several major manufacturers. Richard debuts his writing career with an autobiography depicting his 30 year struggle with alcohol and the difficult but rewarding road to recovery. "Lying on the Ground Looking Up"
A story of thirty years of drug and alcohol abuse while simultaneously managing a successful career and raising a family. Richard strives to balance the road to success with his insatiable need to medicate himself with the use of alcohol and prescription drugs. Ultimately the devils catch up with him and he is forced to deal with the reality he is a hopeless drunk, proving there is hope for all.