Bio: A student of the great philosophers ? Gallagher, Lettermen, Seinfeld ? Rick Baber has developed his own unique perspective on the world. Utilizing the penchant for writing he discovered at a very young age, he shares that perspective with us in the form of down-to-earth, simply told, yet often bizarre storytelling. Having begun his public writing career as an editorialist for his high school paper, Rick still offers many social commentaries in his work.
At home in northwest Arkansas, the ?thinking man's redneck? makes his living as a photographer and part time Insurance Adjuster. And substantial freeloading off his hard-working wife. Many of his stories involve his family and friends ? in a fictitious way, of course.
In 1985, a loveable loser from a small town in Arkansas stands helplessly by as his brother is murdered by a madman. The killer escapes into a cryogenic sleep by submitting himself as a guinea pig for a university experiment, and thereby evades prosecution. As much to liberate himself as to avenge his brother's death, David Rounds follows the culprit into his hundred year slumber. Scheduled to lie dormant for a century or more, Rounds is violently awakened in the year 2010, amid a chaotic and un... more info>>