Patrick Timm lives in Ocean Park, Washington where he lives by the sea. He is a freelance writer, author and columnist. His weather columns have been in The Columbian newspaper in Vancouver, Washington for over 26 years.
He enjoys walking and beach combing each day on the ocean beaches and finds the coastal environment his place for writing. Memberships include the Willamette Writers Association, Whidbey Island Writers Association, Oregon Chapter of the American Meteorology Society and Northwest Independent Writers Association.