Born in St. Louis Missouri, but raised in Florida, J. Davis currently lives in Jupiter, FL with his wife Brinley and two children. He is an academic coach for the Palm Beach County School District. For the previous seven years, he taught English Language Arts. By day, he helped students find their own writing style and voice, and by night, he wrote. His students read his debut novel “Boxed In” for their final project of the school year, and at their urging, he submitted it for publication.