Born (it is rumored) in New York, raised in California, Ned Bixby was shipwrecked in the Los Angeles suburbs until he was 25 when he deserted the South Land, graduated eventually from UCSB, and became a Santa Barbarian. Father of two boys, he worked and played for Smith's/Lucky's/Albertsons until injury ended his food career and the work of a scribe was born. Somebody said it would keep him off the streets.
Articles by Ned Bixby
How to "Unkefer:" Advance the Story and Reveal Character April 14, 2006 (Ned Bixby) He doesn't do yoga, he prefers cigarettes and Newcastles, but Diet Cokes are always on the menu. Bring your questions, your notebooks, your pencils, pens, crayons or computers and open your ears. Dress in your most beautiful, elegant, bold, jazziest, funnest, even decadent threads and get to Duane Unkefer's class. It's party time for Start Your Novel or Finish Your Novel at the Wake Center for Adult Education. (complete article...)