KENDALL GENESER is a writer and an entrepreneur. He is a former Naval Officer, Stock Analyst, Risk Analyst, and Insurance Agent. He is now an author and member of Team Concordis. He will release (or re-release) seven fictional titles in the next five years under the pen name Max Cioux.
Kendall flew the F-14 Tomcat in the fleet and has logged 332 carrier landings. Kendall was a successful adversary / instructor pilot where he flew the F-5E Tiger II and the F/A 18 Hornet. He ended his flying career with more than 2100 flight hours. He holds an MBA from the University of Iowa. He and his wife (Sherri) live in central Iowa. They have two sons, Nick (30) and Alex (27).
The Trajectory of A Life Altered
GROUNDED: A Different Kind of War is a story about a naval aviator who finds himself adrift in a world devoid of meaning.
Yet, with the passage of time, he managed to find purpose, even beauty, not in spite of Multiple Sclerosis, but because of it. Despite dismal prospects and the drudgery of the now meaningless decades stretching out before him, Kendall felt that somehow MS was merely a catalyst to get him to try a different way.
GROUNDED: A Different Kind of War is Kendall's follow-up memoir of The Gift, initially released over a decade ago. The juxtaposition of these two memoirs reveals an evolution of thought and a surrender of this world’s inherently provisional peace for something greater.
GROUNDED: A Different Kind of War is more than what is written in the description above. Much more. There is something in this memoir for everyone.
Released on March 6th, 2022, GROUNDED: A Different Kind of War is distributed worldwide, and casts a giant net, ensnaring a wide range of acclaim. Actor, author, and multiple Emmy and Golden Globe winner Martin Sheen hails GROUNDED as "Moving... Courageous... Deeply personal.