William A. Kofoed was born in Logan Utah. He now lives in Magna Utah. He was a member of Mormon Youth Chorus and the Jay Welch Chorale. He is a published photographer. He has been published twice published by Poetry Quarterly and twice published by Utah Life. He has written and published four books of poetry; Shadows of Footsteps, 2016, Reflections in the Twilight, 2017, Looking to the Light, 2017 and Shouting in the Wind.,2018. He is currently working on his fifth book, Looking Back. He began writing in High School.