James H. Terrall was born in London in 1951. He has been a photographer, music producer and promoter, musical instrument repairman, and lighting cameraman.
His first self-published work was a volume of poetry and prose in 1968. Recent publications include a series of collected short stories and poems.
He currently lives with his wife, two sheep dogs, two fat Shetland ponies and some old chickens on a small farm in West Wales.