A journalist, writer and a columnist for the last quarter of a century in Iceland.
Author of nearly 30 novels for children and families. Play writer, author of TV documentaries, film and short stories.
Teacher of creative writing and family literature at the University of arts in Iceland and the Icelandic State University. Nature preservation activist and owner of the Iceland Mountain
Board member of the Icelandic Writers Association for 1ö years and acting presidentof that association from 2014.
Artist-in-residence February 2015