I was born in England but moved to Australia years ago. I live outside Melbourne, Victoria. Writing has always been a big part of my life but it wasn't until I retired early that I could write full-time. The elation felt when seeing your name as the author of a book is something only fellow writers would understand. That same sense of achievement never diminishes, no matter how many books you have published. And when a reader tells you how much they enjoyed your work, that makes all the long lonely hours of writing worthwhile. more...