Patrick Dykie graduated with a bachelor of arts degree from Lebanon Valley College. After a long career in the construction industry, he is now, a full-time writer. He lives quietly in Reading, Pennsylvania with his Wife, Barb. He has two sons. Daniel, is out on his own in a successful career, and Adam is a senior in college. Simple Observations – a humorous look at the absurdity of the world around us, is his first published book. Look for his next book, Short and Simple Observations - the absurdity continues, in the next year.