Paul Gavin was born in Oregon and grew up in Southern California. He has a BFA in Film from Art Center College of Design in Pasadena. He currently lives California where he works as a Photojournalist and Screenwriter. Prior to The Philosophy of The Bobby Pin, Paul published a collection of poetry called Riots Never End. The Philosophy of The Bobby Pin is his first collection of short stories.
Tragedy on graduation night sends shattered lives in all directions in this debut collection of short stories. Told out of sequence, the recurring characters weaving their way in and out of these globe-trotting stories, cause this collection to read more like a novel.