About the Author

Steven Herrick II
Blurbarian Since October 2011
Name Steven Herrick II
Location Arcata, California, United States
Gender Male
My Occupation Photographer, Publisher
My Bio Steven Herrick II was born in 1967 in Maine, has also lived in Oregon, and now resides in Arcata, California near the Pacific Ocean. He has a Bachelor of Science in chemistry from Humboldt State University, and he emphasized the study of biology and the general sciences during his education. Steven enjoys macro nature photography, listening to music, and watching thunderstorms. He has authored two coffee-table books: "Graveyards of California's Redwood Coast" and "Zen Garden of the Day".

Things I Don't Mind The World Knowing

Spoiler alert: I'm thinking my next book will be about...
The redwood forest.
Everyone needs to know about these authors and artists...
M. C. Escher, (Dutch artist in symmetry); Kurt Vonnegut, Jr., ("Slaughterhouse-Five"); Richard Adams, ("Watership Down"); Harper Lee, ("To Kill a Mockingbird"); Joseph Heller, ("Catch-22"); Donald G. Krause, Sun Tzu, ("The Art of War for Executives"); Isaac Asimov, ("The Foundation Trilogy"); Jim Miotke, ("The Absolute Beginner's Guide to Taking Great Photos"); Laurence G. Boldt, ("Zen and the Art of Making a Living: A Practical Guide to Creative Career Design").
This book is addictive. Read it. (At your own risk.)
"Graveyards of California's Redwood Coast" is a photographic tour of fourteen of the oldest cemeteries in Northern California. These are quality images of cemeteries; including mausoleums, tombstones, and plots in landscape settings. ISBN 13: 978-0-615-56166-0. The photos in "Zen Garden of the Day" were originally created as a relaxing meditative technique for the author. The beauty of nature is therapeutic, viewing the designs of the natural world is healthy and fun. ISBN 13: 978-0-615-63503-3.