Scott McPherson has been writing for the Future of Freedom Foundation since July 2002, and is the author of Freedom and Security: The Second Amendment and the Right to Keep and Bear Arms. His political commentaries have appeared in newspapers around the country, including the Washington Times, the Milwaukee Times, the Tulsa World, the New Hampshire Union-Leader, and the Nashua Telegraph, in political journals such as Future of Freedom, Ideas on Liberty, Perspective, and Liberty Magazine, and on the websites Antiwar.com and LewRockwell.com. An occasional dabbler in verse, his poem “Beer, In Four Parts” was published in the March/April 2013 issue of Zymurgy Magazine. Scott also likes to write fiction. His short stories have appeared in River Poets Journal and the book Compass Points: Stories from Seacoast Authors. Born and raised in Oklahoma, Scott moved to New Hampshire with his family in 2006 to support the Free State Project. He enjoys baseball, history, good food, good beer, live music, writing, theater, swimming in the ocean, and traveling. He sometimes blogs at Portsmouth Patch.