R. J. DeNardo is an internationally known award-winning author. This book is the culmination of a nearly six-month effort to develop it from short story to full-length novel. The Captain’s Propensity is the sequel to his first novel The Andromeda Incident. He is currently writing the third and final book of the trilogy, Out of Chaos Comes Hope. In 1990 he published a small collection of poems and accompanying black-and-white photographs of Key West, Florida. The author is a holistic therapist who lives and practices in Palm Springs, California.