Matthew was born in Sydney, New South Wales in 1970. He has moved through various trades, from graphic reproduction to carpentry. His hobbies over the years have included cycling, rock climbing, scuba diving - oh yes, and writing. His favourite genre to read and write is hard science fiction, although a recent fascination with history has been interesting. He lives in Brisbane with his wife, Robyn, and their cat, Maximum.
After crash landing on a frozen planet, the surviving crew of a spaceship must battle a hostile environment and their own frailties. Their one chance for survival - a gruelling two hundred kilometre trek through the icy wastes to an outpost tracking and relay station.
When a winged stranger is discovered in the small town of Haven, the lives of its inhabitants will never quite be the same again. For some, their beliefs will be tested like never before. Others may just begin to believe themselves.