Nicholas Ryan Howard is a Los Angeles-based writer and poet who hails from Long Beach, California. He was educated at The University of Southern California where he received his bachelor’s degree in Communications, and The University of Santa Monica where he received his master’s degree in Spiritual Psychology. As a digital media producer he has worked on such properties as The Bourne Identity, Harry Potter, and Star Wars, and as a writer he has consulted on several feature films and television shows. He is considered by many to be a futurist philosopher and spends much of his time counseling individuals on their personal expansion of consciousness, as well as touring as a public speaker on the topic of creativity. He is also the author of the novel and revolutionary audio experience Mortal Enemy, which features a star-studded cast and the talents of some of the most creative individuals in entertainment.