Daniel J Older

Daniel J Older

Daniel Jose Older is a paramedic, writer, and composer based in Brooklyn, New York. He's led music and anti-oppression organizing workshops at public schools, religious institutions, universities, and jails. His soul band Ghost Star tours the city with creative multimedia theater plays about New York history. Strange Horizons, Flash Fiction, Crossed Genres, The Innsmouth Free Press, and the collection Subversion: Science Fiction & Fantasy Tales of Challenging the Norm have all published his short works. He's been a featured reader at Sheree Renee Thomas' Black Pot Mojo Reading Series and The New York Review of Science Fiction.

Daniel is pursuing his MA in Creative Writing at Antioch University in Los Angeles right now. At raval911.blogspot.com, you may read about his absurd and genuine ambulance adventures, and you can listen to his music at ghoststar.net.