Alan Geoffrion was born in New York but believes that it was intended that he be born in Virginia and claims to be a son of that state. He was educated at the University of Tennessee, served two tours of duty in Vietnam, and was also a merchant marine. Geoffrion spent years in newspaper and magazine publishing and has been involved with horses and the horse business for more than 40 years. Geoffrion has written many short stories and screenplays including Time and Chance. He lives in the Virginia Piedmont.Geoffrion, Alan is the author of 'Broken Trail A Novel', published 2006 under ISBN 9781555916053 and ISBN 1555916058.