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Writer. Coder. Thinker.

…perhaps an over thinker. Scroll ๐Ÿ‘‡ to learn more about me.

About Me

I love making things ๐Ÿ—๏ธ, playing video games ๐ŸŽฎ, and spending time in the playground ๐Ÿ› of my own mind ๐Ÿง .

I love my partner ๐Ÿ‘ฉ and children ๐Ÿง’๐Ÿง’ and pets ๐Ÿถ๐Ÿˆ๐Ÿˆ

I love when ideas ๐Ÿ’ก flow freely between friends ๐Ÿง‘๐Ÿฝโ€๐Ÿคโ€๐Ÿง‘๐Ÿฝ.

I love reading ๐Ÿ“š and writing โœ๐Ÿผ and scary stories ๐ŸงŸ.

I hate social media ๐Ÿคก + ๐ŸงŒ = ๐Ÿ—‘๏ธ๐Ÿ”ฅ.

There’s a bunch of facts โœ…โœ… about me below ๐Ÿ‘‡, if you’re interested ๐Ÿค”.

Get in Touch

My inbox is always open. Whether you have a question or just want to say hi, Iโ€™ll try my best to get back to you! I don’t “social media” much anymore, but email still works fine.


"Tearstone is a pitch black work of horror that has it all: high action terror, bizarro nightmares, and soul-scarring occultism. Don't overlook this new occult thriller, and make sure you keep watching David Day. He's part of the new dawn of the horror genre, and its already rising." - Michael A. Arnzen, Bram Stoker Award-winning Author of Play Dead
Currently Unavailable. A collection of poetry from my younger years. Some I'm proud of, others, not so much. I'm looking into options for re-releasing in a sustainable way.


Partner - Cracked Skull Press
October 2021 - present
I’m currently a partner in Cracked Skull Press, an independent publishing company in Columbus, OH, founded in 2021. Our initial project, That Which Cannot Be Undone, is an anthology of horror stories by Ohio authors, all set in Ohio. This is not how I earn income, though. See the Invesco tab for details on my day job.
Senior Principal - Invesco
July 2022 - present
I am a Senior Principal of Data Systems at Invesco. I’m part of the Enterprise Data Office, and help develop solutions around managing data products.
Architect & Software Engineer - Nationwide Insurance
May 2000 - May 2022

I spent much of my corporate career at Nationwide in Columbus, OH. Overall, it was a good company to work for, and gave me ample opportunity to work with a diverse range of people. Too many things to sum up here, so see my LinkedIn Profile for details. Here’s a listing of positions I held over the years:

  • Senior Technical Consultant in IT Applications
  • Consultant, IT Architecture in Infrastructure & Operations
  • Consulting IT Architect in Corporate Finance
  • Consultant, IT Application Development in Corporate Finance
  • Lead, Data Engineering in Corporate Finance
  • Lead, System Analyst in Corporate Finance


2009 - 2011
Master of Arts, Writing Popular Fiction
Seton Hill University
1994 - 1995
Master of Business Administration
Ohio University
1990 - 1993
Bachelor of Arts, English
Ohio University