Neil has been a full time yoga teacher for the last 18 years with a small break to teach english.
He's been studying oriental calligraphy for about the same amount of time.
He graduated from the University of Waterloo with a Bachelors in Systems Design Engineering. Prior to university he enlisted in the British Army and served for five years in the Royal Electical Mechanical Engineers (REME) as an armourer.
He's been living in Taiwan for the last 9 years and is a single father.