Allen Hudspeth is a freelance writer and editor based in the Southeastern United States. He has also worked as a programmer/analyst, and likes to play around with Adobe Flex/ActionScript applications in his spare time. He likes anything that gets him outdoors, including biking, hiking and gardening. He's also a journeyman cook and loves a good microbrew.Hudspeth grew up wanting to be a professional baseball player. Although he played college and semi-pro ball, he didn't quite have "the right stuff" to make it to the pros.Fun fact: Hudspeth once struck out 21 batters in an American Legion baseball game.