Born and raised in New England and now making his home in Florida, Wendell Whitney Thorne is the product of the University of North Carolina – Asheville Creative Writing program, and earned a Doctor of Jurisprudence from the University of Tennessee College of Law. Wendell left the law in order to dedicate himself to his growing family and to pursue his writing career. He now owns and operates an old-fashioned gentleman’s barbershop in Ellenton, Florida. The author of two non-fiction works, an anthology of fiction and two novels, Wendell is also an accomplished singer/songwriter. His debut album, “Found and Lost” was released in 2013.