Richard F Brown is a fiction writer, editor, semiotician, freelance homemaker and virtue-signaling liberal who resides in Rhode Island, USA. He/Him has queer feelings for sports and Broadway musicals. An alumnx of Hampshire College (1992), he has worked as a salesman of laser pens, telephone wire, life insurance, cocktails, and dreams. His short fictions have appeared in Sucker, Spitball, Aethlon Journal of Sports Literature, and Unlikely Stories. RF Brown’s musical novel Merrily He Rolls Along is a complete manuscript seeking publication. His current projects include 1derful World–a literary tale about psychic cults–and a collection of sports stories written through the lens of semiotics.