Dominic Licorish

Biography

Dominic was born in Toronto, Canada and began writing when he was 12 years old. But he never thought he would want make a career of it until he started studying computer science and realized programming video games would involve really long hours staring at a computer screen, typing, and trying to solve frustrating problems. So naturally he decided to become a writer instead.

To make his dream a reality he started writing his first novel before he graduated high school and took English Literature and Creative Writing at York University. Two years in, life circumstances saw him taking a break from school and reconsidering his future in Calgary, AB. It was in Calgary he met a group of young 20-something filmmakers and together they made a movie called Jewel Fools. After trying screenwriting, Dominic was hooked and he decided to make screenwriting his main career goal.

He moved back to his hometown and attended Toronto Film School, Graduating in 2015 and finding full time work as a content writer for a startup in the financial services business. Even if it has been a while since he's written any narrative work, Dominic continues to polish his writing skills across a variety of mediums. In 2017 he prepares to embark on a new journey and release work that lives up to a higher professional standard.

He has been inspired by many great storytellers such as Jonathan Nolan, Rian Johnson, Brian K. Vaughan, Neal Stephenson, David Wong (Jason Paragin). His other interests include gaming, Star Wars, anime, and photography. On his off time you can usually find him in dive bars enjoying cold beer on the cheap.

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