Michael Walters was born in Port Talbot, South Wales, in 1973. He studied astrophysics at the University of Kent, then spent a year training to be a journalist before becoming a computer programmer. In his spare time, he studied creative writing, first at the Open University, then completing an MA in Creative Writing with Manchester Metropolitan University.
He is currently a software developer and lives with his wife and two children in North Yorkshire. He is working on his next novel.
(Although please also have a read of my blog post about my history with writer’s block) ;-)