Milton was born in 1947 in East Texas and raised locally. He has been employed as a college teacher, cattleman, and political consultant. He has four grown children as well as four grandchildren. He is very much a partisan of the South.
The Rogues’ Game
The Sweet and the Dead
Nights of the Red moon
Texas Noir—a short story collection coming in July from Down and Out Books
The Devil’s Odds—to be released Feb. 28, 2012
These Mortal Remains—to be released early 2013
Influences: Shakespeare, Raymond Chandler, Willa Cather, Somerset Maugham.