Currently alive, at 73 years of age.
1947 – Born on September 22nd and currently resides in Itasca, Illinois. American poet and freelance writer. 1964 – Started writing poems at the age of 16 years old. – He is self-employed in advertising, and selling custom promotional products. – Author of the book "The Lost American: From Exile to Freedom". – Member of Poets & Writers, Inc and Directory of American Poets & Fictions Writers. – Member of The Illinois Authors Directory. 2007 – Nominated for the James B. Baker Award in poetry, Sam’s Dot Publishing. – Author of the book "The Lost American: From Exile to Freedom". 2008 – Published as a contributor poet in the anthology "Crossing Lines: Poets Who Came to Canada in the Vietnam War Era".
Michael Lee Johnson’s brand new poetry chapbook, From Which Place the Morning Rises and his new version of The Lost American: From Exile to Freedom (both with many picture illustrations) is now available at: http://stores.lulu.com/promomanusa.
The author can be reached at Box Box 486, Itasca, IL 60143