Curt Austin was born and raised in central Indiana and graduated from Monroe Central Junior/Senior High School. Curt received his Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA) in 1987 and completed his Master of Divinity (M.Div) in 1991. He served as pastor in several Methodist churches in the Muncie and Fort Wayne, Indiana area from 1982 – 1999.
Curt is a father of three children and is happily married to the love of his life, Anita since 1985.
Curt currently works for Indiana University School of Medicine and assists with research at Richard L. Roudebush Veterans Hospital in Indianapolis, Indiana.
He and his family live in Noblesville.
Curt has written Austin’s Acre since October 2004 when a good friend introduced him to blogging. Since that time he has posted over 1,700 blog posts, including original stories, his personal photography and original pieces of art. Most recently, Curt was awarded 3rd Place in the Writer’s Digest’s 2013 Short, Short Story Competition.