Michael A. Stusser is a Seattle-based free-lance writer and game inventor. His first book, The Dead Guy Interviews: Conversations with 45 of the Most Accomplished, Notorious, and Deceased Personalities in History (Penguin Publishing) was just released to critical acclaim.
Stusser’s “Speak No Evil” essay (Seattle Weekly) was just included in the Best Buddhist Writing compilation (2012), and his month-long organic journey for the Seattle Weekly won the SPJ Award (2007) and was included in the Best Food Writing anthology. Stusser is a columnist for mental_floss magazine and Shambhala Sun and his work is frequently published by Law & Politics, Yoga International, Seattle Magazine and the New York Times Syndicate.
Stusser is also the co-author of The Doonesbury Game with Garry Trudeau ("Best Party Game of the Year" by GAMES Magazine), and EARTHALERT, The Active Environmental Game (Parent’s Choice award-winner). His most recent board game, Hear Me Out (with Mike Schiller), was launched at Starbucks in 2005 and is now available at toy stores worldwide. Though he hates blogs, he writes for several, including Parentricity and The Father Life.