Tom Russell makes films in equal partnership with his wife, Mary; their latest, Son of a Seahorse, will be released on DVD in July 2009. He edited five issues of Russell's Quarterly, a magazine devoted to video game design; a collected edition will be released in book form in September 2009. His novel Jolt City is currently available at Amazon. He has run for political office only once and has never gone to college. You can visit him at turtleneckfilms.blogspot.com.