Jeff Bacot

Jeff Bacot, Author

Jeffrey Thomas Bacot resides in Fort Worth, Texas and has spent the majority of his life in the Metroplex area. He graduated from Southern Methodist University in 1985 with a BA in Political Science and a BBA in Business Finance and received and graduate degree in banking in 1997. Jeff spent 25 years in banking as SVP of commercial lending for 4 banks. He has been a full time writer since 2010. He has written two published books ("On the Hole" and a non-fiction on banking) and two unpublished books that will be released in 2013, twelve short stories and also writes amonthly blog- Wrongs To Write: Defying Fiction Conviction. His primary genre is literary fiction, but he has also written sports stories, business stories and general fiction.

Jeff is an avid sportsman and plays golf regularly. He writes the majority of his work from his loft in downtown Fort Worth. He speaks French fluently and travels to France annually for research, writing and pleasure. He is twice divorced (Terri and Anna) and has no children (but helped raise two children with his first wife, Terri.)

Jeff Bacot, Author
A Book About Golf and Life

About On the Hole


Follow the revealing and life-changing experience of two friends as it unfolds on the golf course. As the day progresses, they trade wisdom and humor while confrontation and unexpected darkness looms all around them. A poignant, funny, and often tense story of a complex friendship and a simple game. Enjoy the unraveling of bizarre events that will forever define these men as the end to an unforgettable round of golf brings them together.

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On the Hole is full of heart and laughter and outrageous adventure.

- Susan Ponder

On the Hole is written with a deft and poetic grace, humor, and a surprise ending.

- Kim Walton

copyright 2012 Jeff Bacot