James Roberts [Richard Caldwell, John Malcomb, and Roran Copperfield] (21 October 1981 / Saginaw, Michigan)
Biography of James Roberts
James Roberts was born in Saginaw, Michigan, and moved to Holland, Michigan, when he was only a child. He suffered a head injury at the age of 2 months, which slowed his development from that day forward. He was diagnosed with Asperger Syndrome, Tourette Syndrome, and ADD. Elementary school and middle school were hard for him because many of his peers gave him a hard time, but he made a lot of progress in high school, especially after his evident depression. His parents divorced when he was 10, but he still pressed forward. James Roberts graduated from West Ottawa High School, and he attended and graduated from Grand Valley State University. He now lives in California with his family and his children. James is a great writer, writing in many fields, including poetry, short stories, novels, nonfiction, articles, essays, and so much more. He spends every day writing and tries to improve upon it with practice. He writes under many pseudonyms, and he is very introverted. James works as an editor for a private publication, and he loves his work greatly. He could not do without it. He continues to write and loves it with all of his heart.
I wander around a school,
Across a place that has forgotten me,
For who I am,
I know not, and I know that I am an outsider.
An outsider I am,
For what identity I know not;
I believe that I have been shunned,
That I have forgotten who I am.
I had a name, or at least—