D.P. Prior was born in Eastbourne in the south of England, spent a few years in Australia, and now lives in Florida, USA. A former actor, musician, psychiatric nurse, personal trainer, and fiction editor, he now writes full time.
Prior is a student of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and Muay Thai (Renato Tavares Association), as well as a member of the US All-Round Weight Lifting Association. He has a bachelor’s degree in drama and has studied medieval history (focusing on the Crusades, the Knights Templar, and the Cistercians in England and Wales). He also studied for a master’s degree in theological studies in Western Australia.