J.M.Maul was born in Wurzburg, Bavaria. He spent most of his life in the mid-western United States before living in New York City for three years, then joining a traveling circus. He currently resides in Boston with a pit bull, two tarantulas and a sassy Canadian woman. His wonderfully weird, emotional work can be found in Every Reason Issue 10 and Notes Magazine Issue 4. His work will also be seen in the upcoming release, Men In the Company of Women: A Provocative Anthology of Praise & Persuasion.