Photo by Michael Shawn Freeman
D.P. Prior was born in Eastbourne in the south of England, spent a few years in Australia, and now lives in Florida, USA. A former actor, musician, psychiatric nurse, personal trainer, and fiction editor, he now writes full-time.
Prior trains Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, boxing, and lifts weights. He has a Degree in Drama, Classics, and Medieval History.
Influences include: David Gemmell, Stephen R. Donaldson, Michael Moorcock, R.E. Howard, Lin Carter, L. Sprague du Camp, and Bernard Cornwell.