Paul Heinowski is a graduate in Psychology who went on to work in Public Service. He studied originally at Edinburgh University where he gained his degree, then later he obtained a Postgraduate Certificate in Applied Social Sciences at Aberdeen University.
Paul is now retired and living at home with his wife. He enjoys reading, poetry and classical music.
Paul has published a collection of poetry, written over a period of 30 years. The collection contains 66 poems and is illustrated by his mother, Elsie. It includes four haiku sequences that were awarded first prizes in the annual Time Haiku Sakuhin competition. There are also several poems which were commended by Quantum Leap magazine. “Highland Haibun” was a prize winner in the Neil Gunn competition.