John-Erik was born in Los Angeles, California and grew up in a suburb named after Tarzan (yes, really). He studied art at The Cooper Union in New York and worked as a video editor in LA before turning his attention to writing. He’s lived in Berlin since 2009 and has been writing for the Babbel Magazine since 2014. He is also the author and co-creator of the sci-fi adventure comic Golem and Odd. Follow him on Twitter.