Born into the Great Depression on 10/20/29 at Indianapolis, Indiana and grew up on the shores of Lake Superior. Finished schooling at Prairie du Sac, Wisconsin, moved downstate to Madison and associated with students of the University of Wisconsin where the idea of Before the Dawn was born.
Fifty plus years later he put the story to type. Neal Fisher has worked as a ditch-digger, order-clerk, chef, grease monkey, steward on the high seas, salesman, and art dealer, among a few of his jobs. Now retired, he is realizing his dream of writing and painting. He firmly believes he has a muse (garden variety), that directs his prose.