Brian Randall was raised in a fundamental Baptist environment in the deep South. He is an openly gay graduate of Liberty University, founded by the Reverend Jerry Falwell. Demaris Protocol draws upon his ten years in Washington, DC and the unusual circumstances of his coming out. He and his partner of fourteen years live with their German Shepherd, Aspen, on the coast of Maine.

Philadelphia, PA  | 1992

Author photographed at 23 years of age during the time of his civ-5 status and cover assignment as a flight attendant with World Airways.