Pleasant DeSpain is a world traveler, storyteller and author of 18 published books,and more than 350 stories.He's currently living in Northern Thailand as well as the USA, while working on a collection of stories from his 70 plus years of life and adventures.The goal of the new work is to share his practical as well as spiritual journey.Pleasant does not have answers or truths for others, but he has many good stories to tell!

His many collections of folk and fairy tales, legends and original tales, most of which are published by August House Publishers, Atlanta, Georgia, continue to be in circulation and used in schools throughout the United States and other countries.These stories endure and will always be relevant in our various cultures and societies.