I know the stories I’m telling in Dear Mustafa. As a witness to AIDS and a Manhattanite on 9/11, I draw on personal experiences of these catastrophes to render the novel's intertwined narratives.

Steven Damron in Sitges

I studied English at Dartmouth College and Creative Writing at The Writing Salon in San Francisco. Currently, I'm writing in Barcelona.

I'm an Internet entrepreneur by trade with a strong background in music that includes violin studies at San Francisco Conservatory of Music and years of semi-pro work. My other interests include hiking, biking, cooking, film, and art.