Matthew Dicks is a writer and elementary school teacher. His articles have been published in the Hartford Courant and he has been a featured author at the Books on the Nightstand retreat. He is also a Moth storyteller and a two-time StorySLAM champion. Dicks is the author of the novels MEMOIRS OF AN IMAGINARY FRIEND, SOMETHING MISSING and UNEXPECTEDLY MILO. He lives in Newington, Connecticut, with his wife, Elysha, and their children, Clara and Charlie.