About

About

I’m a writer, editor, and book designer based in Chicago, where I work full time as senior managing editor at Legacy.com. My book Geek Wisdom: The Sacred Teachings of Nerd Culture, published in 2011 by Quirk Books, has been featured at Wired, ThinkGeek, the...
Book Design

Book Design

As a designer, I’ve crafted more than 200 book and magazine covers for publishers including Prime Books, Tor Books, Review Publishing, the Interstitial Arts Foundation, Juno Books and others. I also design and typeset complete publication interiors—novels, nonfiction,...
Philadelphia Weekly

Philadelphia Weekly

As editor in chief of the Philadelphia Weekly and its daily PhillyNow blog from 2012 through 2015 — and as its art director for most of that time — I was privileged to lead a team of passionate, talented, award-winning journalists and creative professionals dedicated...
Weird Tales

Weird Tales

From 2006 to 2010, I served as editorial and creative director of Weird Tales, the venerable American magazine of mind-blowing, fantastical stories. In its heyday of the 1920s and ’30s, Weird Tales, featuring H.P. Lovecraft’s Cthulhu stories and Robert...