Mr. Clark is a retired attorney, having practiced general civil law in southwestern Washington State for thirty four years. He is a veteran of the Vietnam War, having served with the United States Marine Corps from 1966-67 in DaNang, Vietnam. Mr. Clark graduated from Coe College, located in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, in 1972, with degrees in both Economics and Psychology. In 1975, he graduated from Willamette University School of Law in Salem Oregon. He passed the Washington State Bar Examination the same year. Mr. Clark is divorced. He has three adult children from previous marriages. He currently resides in Grays Harbor County, Washington, where he is enrolled in a journalism program at a local college. He is a frequent contributor to the editorial pages of Grays Harbor newspapers, as well as to the college student publication. In addition to novels, he writes short stories and poetry and has authored many appellate legal briefs.