David Parmelee is a father of four from Pennsylvania. An English Literature and Theatre student at Brown, he taught school briefly and now teaches adults, which is far more difficult, and CCD at his parish on Sundays. David is an actor and director in community theatre and the author of some 15 short plays. His first book is The Sea Is a Thief (Sunbury, 2013), a historical novel set on the island of Chincoteague during the Civil War, and Miss Feesenschneezen Is Ill (Sunbury 2017). The second volume featuring Miss. F., Miss Feesenschneezen IsFit,is set toarrive in spring 2021. David loves bicycles and the cycling world, and truly does believe The Cannibal was the best rider of all time.