RL's journey to become one of the country's best loved authors is just beginning. His debut release,The Last Ms. Understanding, has recieved high praise from every remote corner of the country. In 2009 he sent shockwaves through the literary world by recieving 5 Shades of Romance Magazine Readers Choice Awards including; Romance Book of the Year, Fiction Book of the Year, and New Author of the Year. The shocking truth is this, ....he's just getting started. In his spare time he enjoys cooking foreign cuisine, listening to smooth jazz, and sipping on a little known microbrew. This man is unafraid to stand out in a crowd full of followers and blaze a new path of literary excellence.