DEVON, Paddie. Irish, b. 1953. Genres: Children's fiction, Plays/Screenplays. Career: Writer. Photographic and fashion model, 1967-74; Tudor Publications, Belfast, Northern Ireland, graphic artist and art director, until 1982; Sweet Inspirations, Bangor, Ireland, interior design consultant, 1984-. Youth leader in local church; helps with riding for the disabled on a voluntary basis. Publications: (self-illustrated) The Grumpy Shepherd, 1995. Address: Ballywooley Cottage, 175 Crawfordsburn Rd., Bangor, County Down BT19 1BT, Ireland.