Against the Odds
Originally from Bournemouth, Gavin L. Hill now lives just south of Gothenburg, on the west coast of Sweden. The Product of a dysfunctional family, he found himself in foster care at the tender age of three. It was soon after that he became ill. So ill in fact that it was pretty much assumed he was going to die. The doctors were unable to give a clear diagnose, although he temporarily went blind and became paralyzed down the left-hand side. He began school long after his fellow students and as they rushed headlong into basic education, he found myself falling by the wayside. At fifteen years of age he was not only living on the streets, but was totally illiterate.
It wasn’t long before he was getting into serious trouble and it was then that he decided to make a new start. Had it not been…
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