Kelvin Hinz was born and raised in provincial New Zealand. He has lived and worked in such varied countries as Australia, England, India, Thailand, and Japan. Kelvin has borne the early loss of a number of family and dear friends. He has also experienced some magical, even bizarre happenings on his travels. All this compelled him to put his thoughts and experiences into words in the form of poems. Kelvin has written Life, Loss, Truth & Adventure to inspire, entertain, help heal hearts, and to speak of universal truths.