doug3Doug Erlandson is the author of 22 Kindle books, including How to Think Clearly: A Guide to Critical Thinking and How to Write Clearly: A Guide to Effective Communication. He has written the Jargon-Free Guide series, which includes Philosophy Basics: A Jargon-Free Guide for Beginners. Among his many theology books are Faith Reborn; Spiritual Anorexia: How Contemporary Worship is Starving the Church; Godly Contentment: Kingdom Living in an Age of Economic and Social Uncertainty. He is also the author of The Job Shuffle which was published by Moody Publishing.

Doug received his B.A. from Wheaton College (Ill.) and his doctorate in philosophy from Johns Hopkins University. He was an assistant professor of philosophy at the University of Nebraska, Lincoln from 1972-1980. He served as a pastor in the Reformed Church for 6 1/2 years and returned to teaching in 1994 at Southeast Community College in Lincoln. In 2013 he began writing full-time. He is a top 50 reviewer on Amazon.

Doug and his wife have two adult children and are co-owners of Licorice International, which is located in the Historic Haymarket District in Lincoln, Nebraska.

An avid Chicago Cubs fan, Doug has also written a memoir I Bleed Cubbie Blue: My Six Decades as a Cubs Fan.