Devil's Paintbox

About The Author

Born in Chicago, Illinois, in 1970, Robert Allen grew up the son of a warehouse foreman and a legal secretary.

In Chicago he studied American Literature and worked as a pit clerk at the Chicago Board of Trade. He left Chicago in the early nineties and relocated to Key West Florida.

Robert is the oldest of three children. His brother Eli is a Chicago Police Officer. His sister Ali is an accomplished equestrian and an honor roll student at Bennet Academy.

Robert Allen now spends his time in the Missouri Ozark’s and in Trondheim Norway with his wife Emilie.