Anthony Toomer has been writing poems since he was in Junior High School. He was born in Brooklyn, New York, he is married and has two sons. He has a two-year associate degree in Data Processing and has served 6 ½ years in the US Army Reserves. Retired now, he spent 33 years in New York Transit Authority as a clerk, a conductor, and a motorman. His hobbies include playing poker, old school music like Motown, concerns and sports. His favorite vacation destinations are the Caribbean’s and Las Vegas.