Long-time Buddhist and co-founder of Friends of Early Buddhist Teachings. From California, living in Wales. First practiced at the City of 10,000 Buddhas, later with the Forest Sangha, and have now gone rogue.

Buddhist interests include early texts, meditation and everyday mindfulness, particularly mindfulness of speech and practicing Right Speech.

Other interests include Pāli language, Chinese language (Mandarin), meditation, fingerstyle guitar, and compassionate dog training.

Pursuing an MA in Buddhist Studies at the University of South Wales.