Dan Ploof was born and raised in Massachusetts and has worked in the healthcare industry for more than twenty-five years. He lives in Groton, MA with his partner, Mario. Dan enjoys gardening, running, dabbling in writing poetry, reading books and listening to podcasts that inspire creative thinking and teachings around what it means to be alive. Dan and Mario created a 501(c)(3) called Foundation Dario, Inc. as a way to inspire others to help those in need. This is his first book.