Redsnapper (born September 01, 1961) is an African American writer. He has written in various genres, including erotica fiction and paranormal romance fiction.
Redsnapper was born and raised in Kansas City, Kansas and currently resides in Kansas City, Missouri. He was educated in the Kansas City, Kansas Public school system attending Dunbar South Elementary School from 1966-1972, Benjamin Banneker Elementary School in 1973, Northeast Junior High School from 1974-1976 and Sumner High School from 1977-1978. He graduated from F.L. Schlagle High School in 1979.
He went to Donnelly College for a semester until he decided to pursue a career in the U.S. Army serving 22 years retiring as a Quartermaster Chief Warrant Officer.
Redsnapper has contributed to several books, newspaper columns, and has written articles for the Sphinx Magazine, the official organ of the first Greek Letter Fraternity for African-American Men, Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. in which he holds his Life Membership.
He also is the host of the Internet radio show entitled: WordSexy Radio, which airs every Monday on blogtalkradio.com
Redsnapper is the President and CEO of Midwest Publishing Group, L.L.C., a publishing group designed to house three major publishing companies under one umbrella. This company was designed to aid up and coming writers to publish their craft within the Midwest part of the Country who could not get recognition by major publishing houses.
Redsnapper's education includes earning his Bachelor of Arts in History from the University of Missouri-Kansas City, a Bachelor of Science in Liberal Studies from Excelsior College (USNY-Regents College) and a Master of Arts in Education from the University of Saint Mary.