Don W. Laney began his writing career with short stories for a regional magazine. Several of his stories have received recognition for their humor and realism. He published his first book, Charley’s Boys, about his college days in the sixties. His second book, The Laney Saga, is a historical fiction about his own ancestry. His inspiration for writing Forever Arabian is to depict what life was like for his generation. Don is an avid jogger and cyclist, enjoys hiking, and loves to read. He and his wife, Cheri, reside in Lacey’s Spring, Alabama. They have three grown sons and three grandchildren.