About The Author



Mark D. Vickers served for 33 years as a British Army officer and has lived in various countries around the world including Hong Kong, Germany, Nepal and Albania, as well as his native England. Since taking early retirement in 2012, he has lived with his wife Estella in Taiwan.

Mark raises money for charity through sales of his artwork — his other great passion, and he enjoys writing on a wide variety of subjects.

He rides a Victory High-Ball and is an officer of the worldwide Victory Motorcycle Club as well being the Club’s official historian. He is also one of the moderators of the Victory Motorcycle Owners Group.