He lives in L'Derry in N. Ireland and was formerly a teacher but left that to write. He is in his sixties and was married. He has a family of four --a daughter and three sons. He has three grand children.
He was educated in Derry and then at Queen's University in Belfast where he holds two primary degrees, one in English, the other in Economics. He also made a specialized study of Education at Queen's and holds a Master of Arts degree in Education at the University.
As a writer he has already published two successful novels with Authorhouse, the first ---THE WAY IRELAND OUGHT TO BE --the second---THE RAPE OF VIRGIN MUNCHINDUN---. He takes as his writing theme the historic Irish problem and has found a readership on that subject. As well as writing novels he blogs on
and also contributes to the blog --Slugger O'Toole --submitting political and cultural articles. He also contributes to the blog ---www.listenderry.org---
His interests are reading in English and Irish, gardening, charity work and interior design.