current President of AECES is Miles Edward Allen.
is the author of The
Survival Files: The Most Convincing Evidence Yet
Compiled for the Survival of Your Soul, and
several other books on diverse topics.* He is also the
sitekeeper for TheSurvivalFiles.com.
has been an avid student of psychic and spiritual phenomena
since reading Harold Sherman's How To Make ESP Work
For You, while in college. (Being a secular-materialist
at the time, he bought the book with every intention
of making fun of it, but became convinced that the subject
was worth closer examination.) He is a member of the
Society for Psychical Research (SPR) and serves on the
Board of Advisors of the Academy of Spirituality and
Paranormal Studies (ASPSI).
received his B.S. from the Journalism School at the
University of Maryland, and worked as a writer, editor,
and manager for various private and federal offices
over three decades. Since his retirement, he has been
keeping "busier than ever" with his writing, websites,
and a greeting- and note-card company called FunOccasions.com.
He enjoys solving cryptic crosswords, assembling jigsaw
puzzles, designing games, and dabbling in chess.
was born in Washington, DC, on 01-23-45 (a date with
which he is overly impressed). He and his wife, Donna
(and their Chocolate Lab, Dasher), currently divide
their time between their home in Pennsylvania and cabin
in West Virginia, USA.
These include Christmas
Lore and Legend, and
Games People Actually Play.