68 year old new zealander living inauckland with oldest son and grandson.Retired postal worker and unionist.Published poetry, articles
in union magazines and elsewhere over many years.
In 2006 published a book of
poems" one-fingered in papatoetoe"
which is available in the west
and south auckland libraries.
Stood for parliament twice for the Alliance Political Party.Currently working on a new book of poems and a novel with pakeha/polynesian themes. Helps hospice -type patients connected to the buddhist centre in avondale and
the cambodian youth and recreational trust. Now working as a gardener part time. Three adult sons, two grand children.
One-Fingered in Papatoetoe