I was born in North York (now part of Toronto), and have lived in Brampton since I was three. I’m a school bus driver, history buff, Scout Leader, self proclaimed “geek”, and aspiring writer. I live with my wife, two sons, a rather vocal cat, and a dog that suffers from attention problems. Being of both Scottish and Irish heritage, I love stories. Telling them, writing them, or reading them, it doesn’t really matter. I also author the “Other Side of 40” blog, which is my outlet for all the quirky views of the world I have. “Fictional Campfire” is my first real attempt to write fiction. I believe everybody has a story to tell, so here goes….