Nate is a fiction writer and essayist. His work has appeared in Electric Literature, Barrelhouse, Columbia Journal, Vol. 1 Brooklyn, Paste Magazine, and elsewhere. He has won or placed multiple times in Shipwreck, the rowdy live literary parody contest, and two of his pieces for it were published in their anthology Loose Lips (Hachette, 2016). Nate holds an MFA in Creative Writing from San Francisco State University and is the author of Dilettantes and Heartless Manipulators (Snow Goose, 2015). He lives in Brooklyn where he cohosts the Funny/Sexy/Sad reading series.