Born in 1936, Derek became a full-time professional dancer after university. Now semi-retired he splits his time between his home with his wife Maureen in a little village South East of London, England, near where his son Matt lives with his wife Lani, and in New York visiting his daughter Melanie with her American husband Greg, and their children Emily and Mathew.
Derek enjoys reading, writing, and is just learning about "Pages" on Facebook where he hopes to be able to chat with fans of his books.
At the end of Unicorn Witches an offer is made to recruit a geneticist from Earth to help cure the Godhes’ problems once and for all. When this offer is accepted nobody on Refuge has any idea what an adventure this would become.
Marcus will deal with the Mafia family who tried to have him killed, Melanie will help out her old clinic, now The Mission Hospital, and Beverley Carpenter, expert gen