Authors' Archives and Bios

Emily Masamitsu Scadden

Emily Masamitsu Scadden is an infrequent writer, part-time traveler and full-time tech geek.

Whitney Matheson

Whitney Matheson is a pop-culture writer based in Tennessee, where she currently serves as the Journalist in Residence at Middle Tennessee State University.

Matt Matros

Matt Matros is a writer and professional poker player based in Brooklyn, NY.

Erin McCarthy

Erin is the Executive Editor of


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Gretchen McCulloch

Gretchen McCulloch is a linguist who writes popular linguistics, especially about internet language.

Virginia C McGuire

Virginia C. McGuire is a part time reference librarian in Philadelphia. She is also a freelance writer specializing in real estate, architecture and gardening.

Shannon McKenna Schmidt

Shannon McKenna Schmidt and Joni Rendon are the authors of Writers Between the Covers: The Scandalous Romantic Lives of Legendary Lite

Conor McKeon

Conor McKeon is a writer living in Brooklyn.

Kevin McKeown

Kevin McKeown is a freelance writer. He is an expert on mystical theology, ancient history, and reads a lot of Philip K. Dick.

Clair McLafferty

Clair is a freelance writer and bartender-at-large in Birmingham, Ala.

James L Menzies

James L. Menzies is a writer who lives in New Hope, PA.

Timothy Mercer

Timothy Mercer currently lives in Dallas, Texas where he is a wine buyer for Cork Fine Wines (

Anna Merlan

Anna Merlan is a journalist, writer, and recovering record store clerk living in New York City.

Sam J. Miller

Sam J. Miller is a writer and a community organizer. His work has appeared in numerous zines, anthologies, and print and online journals. He lives in the Bronx with his partner of six years.

Jenni Miller

Jenni Miller has been writing for fun and profit since the age of six.

Drew Moody

Drew Moody is a specialty coffee cupping, craft beer swilling contributor to mental_floss and the founder of 

Sara Morrow

Sara Morrow is a New York City-based writer and editor who’s covered everything from luxury bungalows in Bali to American chefs that serve grasshoppers and ants.

Emily Mullin

Emily Mullin is a science writer in the Washington, D.C. area.


Editor of All Things Fangirl, home of the Fangirl Academy; writer for and Gaming Blend.

Mia Nakaji Monnier

Mia Nakaji Monnier lives in LA, where she is a staff writer at the Rafu Shimpo, a 10

Chetan Nandakumar

Chetan is a wannabe hippie living in Berkeley, California. He loves figuring out what makes people tick. When he's not conducting

Chris Nesi

Chris Nesi is a writer and editor born and raised in New Jersey and currently living in Orlando, Florida.

Scott Neumyer

Scott Neumyer is a freelance journalist who has written for sites like,,,,, and many more.