Self-taught poet and philomath. A native of Newport News, Virginia, USA. Briefly attended the University of the College of William and Mary in Williamsburg, Virginia. Born in former South Vietnam on 8 December 1968. Became a naturalized U.S. citizen at age 18 in 1987. Enjoys maths, science, literature, poetry, comic books and the field of psychometrics and I.Q. testing.