About Me

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 was born in Grimsby in 1962

 got married in China in 2007 and have two young sons

 love my wife

 moved to Manchester in 1990 to study Humanities/Social studies

 moved to Liverpool in 2003

 like gardening and have my own allotment

lived on an Israeli Kibbutz for three months

 have worked in social care since 1994

 I am currently a member of the Labour Party

Once stood for election to Manchester City Council

 used to play in chess tournements

 once boxed on television

 like weird music

 like cult SF T.V and Indie films

am a vegetarian

 am a recovering alcoholic

 am an ex smoker

had trials for Grimsby Town Football Club

 am interested in the political, religious and artistic fringe

 am a spiritual seeker who has dabbled in Zen, Progressive Christianity, and the Western Pagan and Occult traditions

 started taking writing seriously after the birth of my first child in 2008

 published my first novel Spiritual Philosophy: the Novel in 2011. This was later re-published as Dark Gardening

 published my second novel The Angela Suite in August 2013

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