Brian Delahunt was born in Brooklyn, New York of Irish immigrant parents. Several members of his family served as New York’s finest and he has been around police officers all of his life. He holds an MFA in writing and degrees in Art, French and English. His work and life experiences include working as a chef in Paris, as a hypnotherapist in San Francisco, as a locksmith and instrument repair specialist in New York and as a teacher of early Irish literature, among other pursuits. He lives with his wife and daughter in the San Francisco Bay area and works as a writer in Silicon Valley.