Raised in the Golden Valley town of Clinton, Missouri in the 50's. Served in the Navy during the Vietnam War. Retired from TWA/American Airlines. Currently lives in the Kansas City area, with his wife, along with some hyperactive squirrels, too many irritating geese, and a few cranky old catfish.
Reading and writing were foreign objects that Thomas L. Hay despised, as his favorite classes in school were gym and recess. Most of his life he had aspired to be an author. The internet helped to get some facts straight, dates correct, and words to the songs that the story related to. His story is based on many of his life events, so all that is interwoven as it... read full interview