Jim comes from Belfast, Northern Ireland, and has an electronics and computer background. In recent years he has studied personal development techniques, in particular the influence of the sub-conscious mind. He is interested in all things technical and loves to learn about other cultures and spirituality. He has published his first fiction book in 2013.

He brings his experience and knowledge from a change in belief systems into his work as a fantasy author. His first novel pursuit, published in May 2013, describes the inner world of spirituality using dragons, and old book, a pendent and a ring.