WILLIAM MOQUIN, SR.
Biography of WILLIAM MOQUIN, SR.
GREW UP IN NEW ENGLAND, GRADUATED HIGH SCHOOL IN MANCHESTER, N.H. (CENTRAL) , SERVED IN THE AIR FORCE AS AN INFORMATION SPECIALIST, ON BAASE NEWSPAPER STAFF AT VANDENBERG AFB, CA. GRADUATED U.C. BERKELEY B.A. ENGLISH
A 30 YEAR CAREER IN NEWSPAPER BUSINESS, WRITER, EDITOR, PUBLISHER, AWARDS FOR INTERPRETIVE REPORTING, COURT REPORTING, FEATURES, EVENTS, SPORTS AND PERSONAL COLUMNS.
32 YEARS OF ASA SOFTBALL, NOW HANDICAPPED IN WHEELCHAIR,
IN 2000 WAS FIRST AMPUTEE TO COMPETE IN ARIZONA JAIL MINISTRY GOLF MARATHON,100 HOLES IN ONE DAY. NOW WORKING ON TWO BOOKS, ONE POETRY AND THE OTHER FICTION. MARRIED AND WITH WIFE SHELLY INVOLVED IN DACHSHUND AND DEAF DOG RESCUE AND ADOPTION. HOBBIES INCLUDE GRAPHIC ARTS, DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY, MUSIC, COOKINGAND WRITING.
WILLIAM MOQUIN, SR.'s Works:
Across the land in one great arc
ocean to ocean, peace to mark.
There's a rainbow song to hark
with blended colors light to dark.
Black and white, red and brown,
yellow too, all join the sound
where love and harmony abound
wiser thoughts are spread around.