TOR-HÅKON GABRIEL HÅVARDSEN is a Norwegian author, songwriter, musician, and funeral director from Stokmarknes. He has a very popular TikTok account where he talks about funerals, death, and the funeral industry. His goal is to work towards a greater openness and understanding about death. With 70 000 followers, the account is a fascinating extension of his non-fiction debut Five Feet Under and has garnered a lot of attention and engagement from users across the country.

THE AUTHOR CURRENTLY lives in Melbu in Vesterålen where he works as a funeral director.