Mike Axsom grew up in the small town of Eden, North Carolina. He became a police officer in his hometown, where he served for five years in that capacity.
Seeking a new challenge, he worked as a manager in the textile industry. Later, he transitioned into the sale of textile machinery, traveling extensively in the United States, Canada and Mexico.
After retiring, Mike owned and operated a classic car parts business and a custom framing/art gallery business.
Now retired, Mike loves to spend time with his two granddaughters, Avery and Sydney. He enjoys golfing, shag dancing, reading, and writing books. Mike continues to write and is working on his forth novel. He currently resides in Greensboro, North Carolina.