Polymath, savant, mentor to Obama and Putin, scourge of the BBC, tireless campaigner for women's rights; inventor of literary spectrometry, didactic gradualism, XLML and clichometry; founder of the Literary Games, father of the 'frack-it-yourself' and 'literature live' movements...
And that's just in the last four years!
I have a PhD in quantum theory and my own consulting business, but still I want to give it all up to be a penniless writer. Explain that!
I write every day, and have two full-length novels drafted. Would write anything for a market, but alone on a desert island I'd write literary humour for my own entertainment.
Ian Andrew grew up in the coastal town of Larne, Northern Ireland. He left to join the Royal Air Force at age 18 and worked initially as an aircraft technician before being commissioned as an Intelligence Officer. After serving for two decades he relocated, with his Australian wife, to the rural South West of Western Australia. Surrounded by a resident mob of kangaroos, he is currently working on the next novel in the Wright & Tran series of detective stories.