Born 1945, moved to Gloucestershire Cotswolds same year. Attended Clifton College Bristol, then Emmanuel College Cambridge, Pure Maths MA. Taught at Eton and New School Kings Langley. Worked as aircraft stressman, technical writer, corporate comms. Now freelance writer – mostly ITC. Also written books on magic, occult philosophy, virtual reality. married 1999 and moved to Cape Town in 2005.