A professional writer for nearly 45 years before retiring in 2020, Mike Coleman won awards for news reporting and writing for nonprofit organizations and businesses in the technology industry.
As an independent writer, editor and branding consultant in the latter part of his career, he authored An Aquarium for Georgia: Commemorating the Construction of the Georgia Aquarium for the Brasfield & Gorrie construction firm.
He has also had a lifetime interest in creative writing. His short story Worse than Murder took Honorable Mention in Writer’s Digest’s 74th annual writing competition in 2005. Another story, The Night Watch, is featured in the “Stories Worth Talking About” section of the children’s story site Bedtime-Story.com. He and his husband live in Atlanta, Georgia.