Author Paul Hayden was born in Jersey City, New Jersey, and currently lives in Jacksonville, Florida, with his wife Kathy. They have three daughters and four grandchildren. A graduate of Creighton University, Paul Hayden is also the author of his autobiography, “Chicken of the Sea,” and a children’s book entitled “Byron the Lonely Christmas Tree.”
Paul is a long-time surfer and environmentalist and has a deep love for nature, the ocean, and all of God’s creatures. Besides writing, Paul enjoys painting, crafts, and volunteer activities.