Dr Jim’s autobiographical novel

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Metal_Dog__Long_Roa_Cover_for_Kindle (2) (853x1280)Metal Dog – Long road home, by Jim Byrne (Daniel O’Beeve)

I was born in the Year of the Dog, 1946 – during the summer; which makes me a Metal Dog.  Metal Dogs are hardwired to promote justice and fairness, and to be loyal to others.  They are offended by injustice and unfairness.

Because I was a Metal Dog, I would not settle for the rotten social position I was thrown into; and I would not accept the kind of loveless life that my parents had modelled for me.  So I left home at the age of eighteen years, and began a kind of vagabond life (which looked okay from the outside), but I was just wandering from one unworkable situation to another.  However, somehow, because I am a persistent “dog”, I kept knocking on the doors of life to try to find a way into a more enjoyable way of life.  By dint of prolonged and patient effort, and some good luck, especially in finding a couple of women who were able to love me, and to teach me how to love, I found my way to a kind of unimaginable Nirvana!  The Lotus Land… And I got a bit of help from three Intergalactic psychologists who were researching certain aspects of the genetic makeup of humans on planet Earth. (Or did I?)

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