Cool Man graduated from UC Berkeley with a double major in Medieval  Literature and Environmental Photography.  Cool Man has been featured in many notable publications like Wild River Review, McSweeney’s and Highlights Magazine. His upcoming memoir, Perpetual Smile: My Life as an Emoji, has already received critical acclaim and will be available for purchase next month.  Cool Man currently lives in Williamsburg with his girlfriend, Salsa Dancer, and works in the microbrewery Ale of Two Cities.