Noah Cicero was born in 1980 in a small town in Northeast, Ohio. In 2003 his first book came out, The Human War, which has been made into a movie and has been translated into several languages. He has published books of fiction, nonfiction, and poetry, and many have been translated. His poetry book Bipolar Cowboy was short-listed for Goodreads Best Poetry of 2015.
Noah Cicero has given speeches regarding literature in Peru, Chile, South Korea, and Mexico.
He attended Youngstown State University for Political Science and the College of Southern Nevada for Paralegal Studies. He currently lives in Las Vegas, Nevada. He has lived in South Korea teaching ESL, various parts of Oregon, and the Grand Canyon, Arizona. He hikes every Sunday the mountains and desert. He has been to the bottom of the Grand Canyon four times.