The Green Room by Walter Lockwood
Walter Lockwood is the author of novels, screenplays, stage plays, poetry, news features, and a history. Among his published or produced works are Jones Unbound (novel, Prentice Hall, Inc.),Finnegan, Begin Again (HBO Feature Film, ACE award winner), Runaway Heart (CBS Movie of the Week), and Dyslexia, the Hidden Disability (PBS documentary). Two recent stage productions, Open Door and Blackbird, have appeared in Grand Rapids theaters. Open Door, a 100-year history of Grand Rapids Junior/Community College, reached bookstores in October of 2014. Lockwood for many years taught writing, literature, and film at Grand Rapids Community College. The college recently honored him with the 2016 Emeritus Faculty Award. He has five children (one deceased), eleven grandchildren, and lives in Grand Rapids with his wife Pam.