He met his late wife, Elizabeth 'Liz' Goodman, at an area gas station when they were both high school seniors.
It was during that trip that they visited the Taj Mahal and, upon hearing the story of how the monument came to be built, his wife turned to him with tears in her eyes and declared, "You would never do something like this for me." The memory impacted Logelin so deeply that it prompted him to write his memoir.
The following afternoon, Logelin's wife died suddenly and unexpectedly of a pulmonary embolism.
Before his wife's death, Logelin spent many years working as a Project Manager for Yahoo!
"Figuratively speaking, [the book] is my Taj Mahal to her," he explained in 2009.
"I'm doing what I can to bring that legacy back for her." Two Kisses for Maddy: A Memoir of Loss and Love details his courtship and marriage, as well as the moments surrounding his wife's death and the first year of his daughter's life without her mother.