M.C. Allen was born and raised in a small farming community in East Texas. After High School, he joined the Army to see the world. He got as far as the forests of Germany and the sands of the Arabian Desert. After his military service, M.C. attended Stephen F. Austin State University in Nacogdoches, Texas. He graduated with a teaching degree, and has taught in “different” schools. He currently resides in the Dallas-Ft. Worth metro area, and wants to escape for the country.