The author first studied industrial design (B.Sc. degree) and went on to express his surrealist visions in sculpture (M.F.A. Degree). He holds a doctorate in creative arts (Ph.D.). Over the past fifty-plus years he has taught and worked in mechanical design and in sculpture. His view of life is a combination of comedy and tragedy. He has retired from the mechanical design and educational fields and is presently sculpting and writing.