Matt Shaw is a North Florida-based writer and journalist. He’s the former editor of the award winning alternative newsweekly Folio Weekly and currently serves as a features writer for SURFER Magazine and the Editor-in-Chief of a Northeast Florida culture/lifestyle glossy Void Magazine. He’s contributed to The Surfer’s Journal and reported on national stories for The New York Times. Aside from his work as a writer, Shaw plays in the psychedelic, garage rock trio, The Mother Gooses. He lives in Atlantic Beach, FL with his daughter Dylan and wife Samantha–a Public Defender with the 4th Judicial Circuit.