I was born in Italy, on the beautiful Neapolitan Riviera. Though I was born in Naples, I spent most of my childhood in the small town of Vico Equense, near lively Sorrento. I was always a very imaginative child and I grew up with an insatiable appetite for music, drawing and above all writing. I wrote my very first fantasy short story when I was twelve.

I studied Foreign Languages and Literature in Italy and moved to England in 1999. I live in Lancashire and am currently preparing the Feathers and Flames sequel for publication while working on the third book of the series. The story of Feathers and Flames began to take form during a visit to York Minster. From that day all I could think about were angels and demons. Within a fortnight, I had created a world populated by mystical yet credible characters. Three months later, I had drafted the whole series from beginning to end.

Here is where it all began, York Minster, the inspiration behind the Feathers and Flames trilogy: