Joshua Bechtel was born in Oregon in 1977 and adopted at age 10. He grew up in Estacada, Oregon. He worked at a children's home in Virginia as well as at a Men's rehab in Indiana.
He currently lives in the Cleveland, Ohio, region and is currently wrapping up work on his first fiction book about a mysterious character called AO and his complicated collection of friends.
His books are available for purchase upon request elsewhere. it is recommended that you email or call for ordering details.
His first book of poetry is titled "Plain Old Vanilla You" and is available online at the following link or directly from Josh. http://www.lulu.com/shop/joshua-bechtel/plain-old-vanilla-you/paperback/product-22408524.html
As a somewhat prolific "wordsmith", he is busy making plans to compile another collection of poetry.
He has written about the effects of being a foster child, from the unique perspective of having been a foster child. Understandably, his experiences in the foster system, and as an adoptee who eventually grew to adulthood, gives him a unique perspective on almost every aspect of life.
poetry on abstract art
Unique poetry on abstract art by Joshua Bechtel. Canvas print. Various sizes available.
Finding My Voice: A Journey into Faith
Josh shares some of his experiences as a foster child. He then tells about his spiritual journey.
Plain Old Vanilla You
A collection of wide ranging poetry by Josh Bechtel. Honest reflections of a "God seeker".
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