Did You Know?
My generation didn't grow up with World War II or Vietnam or the JFK assassination. The images that are seared into our brains and are part of the nightmares are the things like the tsunamis and Katrina. Sci-fi and fantasy have always reflected the fear of the time.
Although he was born and raised in England, his parents are Welsh (his mother and father are from Usk and Pontypool). He visited his grandparents in Wales frequently as a child.