Deen has been writing professionally since he was in High School. He has won numerous awards at the local and University level, has written and produced public radio commercials, has had a Children's Play toured to over 80 performances, and had a screenplay nominated for a Student Academy Award. Born under the sign of water, he loves being near the sea. He believes that stories can give hope and fill our lives with a sense of adventure. That's why he writes. He feels compelled to share how he sees this magical world we live in.