What is McFinkle?
McFinkle started of life as a simple blog but as time passed by and over 400 articles later it started to grow and expand. Recently a leading Web Design firm came across the blog and asked if its author would copy write for them. This very exiting development is still very much in the pipeline and the details of which are still be worked through. A list of words that help describe McFinkle’s DNA include: inspire, explore, theraputic, courage, fresh, new, vibrant, think, inform, dream, affirm, freedom, cheerfulness, honesty, beauty, laughter, community and so it goes…
Where did the name McFinkle come from?
The founder of McFinkle used to work alongside the legendary youth worker known as Peter Thompson of “The Blue Houses” fame (Ballysillan YFC). He had a great knack of giving people humorous and rhyming nicknames and so inspired and in the early days of his marriage the writer renamed his wife Twinkle McFinkle. If you know his wife you will know she sparkles. She has a deep inner beauty and energy that radiates from her bringing light and warmth into whatever situation she finds herself in. Her humour and mischievous
nature are magnetic and so the name just seemed to fit and it has stuck ever
Who is the McFinkle?
McFinkle’s real name is Peter Martin. Peter currently lives with his family and two dogs on the Ards Peninsula, County Down, N. Ireland. In appearance he could be described as a chunky skinhead not to dissimilar in appearance to Bruce Willis …or so he says!