Dave is a writer living and working in Athens, Georgia, where he received degrees in English and Film Studies from UGA. He has written several stage plays, and was shortlisted for the dramatic writing MFA program at Carnegie Mellon. He has also written for the local alt-weekly Flagpole, the (now-defunct) film website Cinespect.com, and is a current contributor to both DailyGrindhouse.com and Cinedump.com. He tweets about books, film, music, and whatever all else. Troll is his first novel.