David K. Gibson the author of short fiction that has appeared online at Wigleaf and McSweeney’s Internet Tendency, and in print in HarperCollins’ May Contain Nuts: A Very Loose Canon of American Humor. He is an occasional food and travel writer, and a former magazine editor, cooking school instructor, and Mississippi Forest Service Employee Level 2.
Gibson is the founder and president of Dystacorp Light Industries, a creative collective that advises companies on messaging and development of consistent identities, particularly in the area of corporate voicing. He has written style guides, annual reports, crisis letters, and a mountain of advertising copy for corporate and non-profit clients.
He holds a BA in Philosophy from Yale University with no particular distinction, and an MFA in Creative Writing from the University of Central Florida. He lives in Orlando, Florida, with his wife and eight-year-old son.