Caleb was born and raised in Alton, Illinois. He graduated from Westminster Christian Academy River Bend and started writing very young. After high school, he studied ministry and music for two years at Masters Commission USA in Phoenix, Arizona. Influenced by the works of Christopher Paolini, he developed a passion for traditional fantasy literature and published Conspiracy, Book One in the Tales of Espiria series in 2013. He currently resides in Springfield, Illinois with his husband, Matti, where he writes full-time. He enjoys music, literature, and gaming.