About Jeff

Jeff Lyon Author

Member of The Chicago Writers Association
Member of the South Florida Writers Association
Member of International Screenwriters’ Association
Member Screen Play Reviewer at Talentville.com

Jeff Lyon is the son of a truck driver and preacher’s daughter. He grew up in Irving, Texas, earned a Communications BA from the University of North Texas and then went ski bumming in Colorado. Jeff returned to Texas to work for the City of Lewisville before heading to Florida to become a licensed yacht captain. Jeff spent twelve years teaching sailing and captaining charters on Lake Michigan. During Chicago’s harsh winters he wrote travelogues, books, short stories and screenplays. Jeff has returned to Florida to write and captain boats. His adventurous tales are based on personal escapades and filled with extraordinary characters.

Falling Leaves Around Lake Wylie

Slide show of fall colors around Lake Wylie.

FT. LAUDERDALE ONE YEAR LATER

FT. LAUDERDALE ONE YEAR LATER

A November warm up in Ft. Lauderdale.

HICKORY NUT GORGE

HICKORY NUT GORGE

A weekend in Hickory Nut Gorge with Karen’s brother Shawn and his wife Laurie.

FOGGY MOUNTAINS’ CRAGGY PINNACLE

FOGGY MOUNTAINS’ CRAGGY PINNACLE

When the fog lifted Craggy Pinnacle was amazing.

FALL’S FALLS IN THE DUPONT STATE FOREST

FALL’S FALLS IN THE DUPONT STATE FOREST

Friday (10-13-17) we began celebrating Jeff’s 60th B-Day in the Mountains.

ALLURING JAGGED ROCK OUTCROPS

ALLURING JAGGED ROCK OUTCROPS

Hiking to Hanging Rock and Pilot Mountain State Parks near the Blue Ridge Mountains in North Carolina.

MAYBERRY’S MOUNT AIRY

MAYBERRY’S MOUNT AIRY

Andy Griffith’s grew up in Mt. Airy, NC, which became the inspiration for Mayberry.

“NAPA OF THE EAST”

“NAPA OF THE EAST”

Yadkin Valley’s wines are mostly made from European varieties, unlike the sweet muscadine and scuppernong wines found throughout North Carolina.

CLIMBING CROWDERS MOUNTAIN

CLIMBING CROWDERS MOUNTAIN

Crowders Mountain State Park offers splendid views from atop it’s rocky pinnacle.

LABOR DAY MOUNTAIN GETAWAY 2017

LABOR DAY MOUNTAIN GETAWAY 2017

Labor Day weekend 2017 hiking in the North Carolina Mountains.

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