Jonathan Ames is the creator of HBO’s Bored to Death and author of the Byliner novella You Were Never Really Here. Rarely bored, he is a devotee of bedlam.
Sports, music, and popular-culture aficionado Chuck Klosterman is the author of the essay collection Sex, Drugs, and Cocoa Puffs.
One of America's premier humor writers, David Sedaris is the author of the bestsellers Naked, and Me Talk Pretty One Day.
Once nominated for a patriotic award by Senator Jesse Helms, Armistead Maupin went on to write Tales of the City, a classic of gay life in San Francisco.