Michael Compton is an award-winning screenwriter and novelist. He is the author of the mystery novel Gumshoe and the co-writer, with his wife Sherry, of the 2011 thriller Carjacked, starring Maria Bello and Stephen Dorff. His poetry and short fiction have appeared in African American Review, Baltimore Review, The Tulane Review, and others. He blogs on movies and media at ikeandmikeblog.com and is an advocate for animal rescue and spay/neuter.
From Memphis. Never saw Elvis. Doesn't believe much in the biography thing.