Ethan Bryan is an author, musician, storyteller, and passionate fan of the Kansas City Royals. Ethan is a Springfieldian through and through, moving to the Queen City at the beginning of his second grade year where he attended Delaware, followed by Jarrett, and Kickapoo. He earned a full-ride scholarship to then-SMSU, graduating from the Honors College with a degree in psychology and communication. He earned his Master’s of Divinity degree from George W. Truett Theological Seminary at Baylor University. After working in churches for fifteen years, Ethan took a leap and jumped into the world of freelance writing. He has ghost-written books, articles, and blogs, as well as completed a 400,000 word, four-year project detailing innovative approaches for adolescent development, leadership, and faith formation. He has written five non-fiction narratives and two children’s picture books. Ethan still dreams of playing baseball for his beloved KC Royals.