A true Floridian born in Miami, MIKE SHAFFER was raised in Boca Raton, where he still lives. Mike earned his BA in English from Florida State University and an MA in mass communications with a public relations specialization from the University of Florida. Mike has been a full-time professional writer since 1998, and his articles have appeared in many publications including Country Weekly Magazine, Jazziz, the Globe, NewsMax and North Florida Doctor Magazine.
The adventurous type, Andrew Fleming is a scuba diver, ski patroller, and whitewater rafting and kayaking guide. He is also a contributing editor for Adbusters magazine and a freelance writer for the Globe and Mail, Vice, Nerve, Paddler, and many other publications. Since getting his BA in English literature from McGill University, he has also studied film at Vancouver Film School and worked as an actor and stagehand. Andrew currently lives in Vancouver. He has written one other book for Blue Bike Books: Bathroom Book of BC Trivia.