Born 1933 of Italian parentage, Tarry Ionta served in the RAF and worked at various occupations, before entering Glasgow University at thirty, to study Maths, Physics and Astronomy. He completed one year before dropping out to become a Telegraphist. Finally completing his working life with British Telecommunications Finance Department.
His Interests and hobbies have comprised mainly of reading Science Fiction, Music (Saxophone, Clarinet, and Piano -
He has been writing since 1988, having written many short stories, a few articles, one novella, a number of novels and a children's fantasy book. Several short stories have been published in anthologies and on the Internet. A few have also been short-
He Continues to write.