John Dermot Woods writes stories and draws comics in Brooklyn, NY. He is the author of several books including Mortals (Radix Media), The Baltimore Atrocities (Coffee House Press), Always Blue (Radix Media), and Activities (Publishing Genius). He enjoys playing tennis on New York City’s cracked courts and surfing along New York City’s temperamental and often frigid shoreline. He is a long-time professor of English and Creative Writing at SUNY Nassau Community College. See more of his work at johndermotwoods.com.