Mark McCabe is a New Zealand-based author living in Otrago on the South Island.
Born in Brisbane, Australia, Mark later moved to Sydney and then to Canberra, the Australian capital city, where he completed his career as the Australian Capital Territory’s Work Safety Commissioner.
Mark holds a Bachelor of Arts majoring in Classics, Latin and English from the Australian National University.
Mark’s favoured genres are fantasy and science fiction, although he does have plans for a future series of crime novels as well. He cites David Gemmell, Jack Vance and Ursula Le Guin as key inspirations and influences.
In his spare time, Mark is an amateur photographer and a keen student of the classics [with a particular focus on Rome and ancient myths and legends such as the Trojan Cycle].
Mark is a member of:
- New Zealand Society of Authors
- Science Fiction and Fantasy Association of New Zealand
- Speculative Fiction New Zealand and
- Dunedin Speculative Fiction.