Bio: Author of the novel, A Ghostly Shade of Pale, which Criminal Minds writer Jim Clemente calls "a crime story as literature...a great storyteller, writing to all of your senses...weaves a story so detailed and complex, yet beautifully sinister, that the reader is immersed in the feeling of absolute reality." Ghostly will be released in the spring of 2013. Former police captain, corporate manager, board chairman and political campaign manager. Christian, husband, and writer. merletemple.com.