Howard was a founding member of the Deadly Writers Patrol. He served as a medic with the 4th Infantry Division in Vietnam in 1966-67. Collections of his weekly column “Across the Fence,” which is published in numerous newspapers in the Midwest,are available from www.sherpe.com. A commercial artist and writer,Doc handled the layout and graphics duties for The Deadly Writers Patrol magazine from 2006-2009.
Lisa,a long-time member of the Deadly Writers Patrol,lives in northern Virginia. She was born in New York and has taught Vietnam-related classes at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.