JOHN R. HALL is the founder of the Hunting For Thompson.com writers blog. He studied journalism, communications, psychology, and the dramatic arts while attending City College in San Diego, California. A lifelong motorcycle enthusiast, John has been a street performer, cab driver, magician, IT/IS specialist, long-haul trucker, soldier, and oil field worker—all while struggling with PTSD, childhood abuse, parental abandonment, and dyslexia. At sixty-two, John now lives in Las Vegas, Nevada, where he penned the stories of his travels while hoping to get back home to Seattle, Washington.

Information on John’s book, Red, White, and the Blues: A Long and Hard Ride over Treacherous Terrain, is available by clicking here

Background: Standin’ on the Corner Park, Aug. 2011