The son of a U.S. Army Sergeant and a Nurse, Michael H.Hanson was born in New York State’s Northcountry. After a short stint in the U.S. Air Force, he graduated from the Newhouse School of Public Communications with a degree in Film Production in 1989. "Autumn Blush,” his first volume of poetry, was publishedby YaYe Books in 2008. His second book of poetry, "Jubilant Whispers", was published by Diminuendo Press on July 1, 2010.
A haunted Sagittarian, Michael presently resides in Piscataway, NJ where he collects impressionist and plein air oil paintings. He spends his free time spinning both tales of the fantastic, and introspectivepoetry, in his small but cozy garden apartment.