The Author’s Story

BRUCE A. BORDERS was born in 1967 in Cape Girardeau, MO.  Bruce’s childhood years were spent in a number of states, including Missouri, Oregon, Wisconsin and Wyoming.

During his high school years, he was a member of the football, basketball and track teams, involved in various non-athletic activities such as school yearbook production and photography, and won numerous awards for his  artistic creations.  Bruce graduated Valedictorian in 1984.

While in school, Bruce held three part-time jobs;  a store clerk, a janitor, and a dental technician, working about 60-70 hours per week.  After graduation, he became employed full-time as a dental technician.  Other jobs have included restaurant manager, carpenter and grocery store cashier.  For the past sixteen years, he has worked as a commercial truck driver, logging more than two million miles.

At the age of fifteen, Bruce decided to become a writer.  He began writing songs, news articles and short stories.  Eventually, books were added to the list.

Over the years, he continued to write and currently has a catalog of more than 500 songs, numerous short stories and over a dozen completed books.  He writes on a variety of subjects such as the Bible and politics, as well as fictional novels of legal issues and westerns.  Titles include:  “DEAD BROKE,” and “INSIDE ROOM 913.”

To find out more about Bruce:


Author Showcase – @BruceABorders



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  1. A varied career and multi-talented. I have read two of your books which I enjoyed.


  2. Janelle Jalbert May 10, 2016 — 6:44 pm

    Love learning about others who have the writing bug and an interesting path towards following their dreams. All the best!


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