Donald Zagardo is a former Professor of Modern History at St. John’ University, New York. He has a life-long passion for literature of all kinds. In the past few years he has directed his writing efforts toward Speculative Fiction. “The West and Beyond Bar and Grill” is his first published work. He is presently assembling a collection of his own Science Fiction stories. Donald lives and works in New York City and enjoys international travel and scuba diving.