Tom Joyce will neither confirm nor deny having any association with persons, living or dead, that have worked for intelligence gathering agencies, in the United States or abroad, in any capacity. He can, however, confirm that he has spent time in Northern Afghanistan and most of the other places mentioned in The Missing Peace. When not writing or traveling, Joyce is a creative director, graphic designer and photographer for an international clientele. He sometimes resides in Washington DC, sometimes not. You can find out more, but not all, about him at: www.tomdjoyce-writer.com.