Keith was born in Ridgecrest, California, the civilian town supporting the China Lake Naval Weapons Center in the Mojave Desert. He grew up overseas as an “Army brat” including long stints in the Panama Canal Zone and Western Australia. He has an undergraduate degree in philosophy and a graduate degree in journalism.
He has an extensive career in publishing, including newspapers and medical publications.
He is currently a resident of Cape Cod, Massachusetts, and is the author of four novels. A more complete biography is available at www.keithyocum.com.