Joseph L. Richardson
Florida Fiction, Southern Fiction, Nonfiction
Native Floridian. Grew up on a small farm Ocala FL area. Graduated from St. Petersburg High School and University of Alabama. Army veteran of the Korean War. Retired NASA, Kennedy Space Center after more than 35 years federal service with U.S. Army, IRS, NASA.
Has received awards in several short story contests. First novel, FIRE ANGELS won The 2015 Patrick D. Smith Award for Literary Excellence. Also received five star review and Honorable-Mention 2014 Writer's Digest self-published e-book competition.
Lives in Titusville, FL with wife of 61 years,Joan, and three rescued cats.