Author Archives: mattdevir

About mattdevir

I live with my wife – and inspiration – in Point Pleasant, New Jersey. I have written and produced television shows for The Discovery Channel, TLC, HGTV, and Baby First Television. In addition to reading my work here, you can also find it on Fictionaut.com, Istanbul Literary Review, and Pure Slush. I have many nicknames – Benny, Baber, and Beaver being the most popular. Every now and then someone calls me Faber. Feel free to use any of those. I understand my last name is a bit tough.

In Defense of Trees

Look out your window and count the trees. Now visualize that landscape with every other tree removed. It’s a sad picture. Continue reading

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Please, Act Like Children

When I started writing 12 years ago, I promised myself I’d never compose anything political. Aside from Flyers hockey, politics is one of the few topics that get me fired up. Afraid emotions would cloud my judgment, I stayed away. … Continue reading

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Vote for my Lil

Shameless plug and I know I haven’t written here in a while. Take some time to vote for my Lil. Thanks! http://www.parents.com/photos/parents-cover-contest-2014/2014-06-16/13d1m

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