Hugh M. Lewis has been a writer and a cultural anthropologist for the last 25 years. His interests have spanned a broad range of subjects and genres and include verse, fiction, essays and non-fiction. Scholarship has included Southeast Asian studies, philosophy, the natural sciences, general systems theory, anthropological theory and methodology, art and art history, as well as education, psychology and a number of other diverse topics. Many of his works can be found published on-line at http://www.lewismicropublishing.com. He now runs his own independent business founded upon systems-based alternative development.