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Royce A. Ratterman

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Mr. Ratterman was born and raised in sunny California's multicultural San Francisco Bay Area and currently resides in Norway.

His passion for writing poetry and short stories began while attending high school. In college Mr. Ratterman participated in an improvisational drama course under the direction of a professional San Francisco Bay Area based actor, later studying creative writing through Liberty University.

The following years found him writing skits and plays for the stage, creating websites, and composing letters-to-the-editor and featured articles.

He spends his days reading, taking university courses, and devouring documentaries, crime dramas, and foreign dramatic works... TV and film.

My father served in Korea, protecting their borders, then built California's Vaca Valley Raceways in the mid-1950s. My step-mother, since I was five, is Native American, as are my two half-sisters and my step-sister. Another half-sister is half Mexican.

When I was four, and after my parent's divorce, my mother dated a black man masquerading as a Hindu named 'Korla Pandit' from New Delhi - he tur... Read more of this blog post »
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One tough life for a cop with morals and integrity back 'in the day'.
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