Brian Delahunt was born in Brooklyn, New York of Irish immigrant parents. He has degrees in Art, French and English and earned an MFA in writing. His work and life experiences include working as a chef in Paris, a Hypnotherapist in San Francisco, a locksmith in New York and teaching early Irish Literature. Many family members serve as NYC police officers. He lives with his wife and stepdaughter in the San Francisco Bay area.
The Detective's Muse is an innovative literary mystery about the cost of love and the hope for the future. When Lieutenant O'Huiginn investigates a brutal crime, he's stunned to see that the victim's best friend resembles his dead fiance. His creative fire reawakened, O'Huiginn searches for the killers, even as he's determined to finish the aisling poem that has tormented him since childhood.