Daniel Hayes, author of the hilarious and quirky debut novel Tearjerker, in which a frustrated writer kidnaps a renowned editor and cages him in a basement equipped with a TV, a treadmill, and a Porta-Potty. (Hey, we’ve all been there, right?) Daniel is also the author of a short story colletion, Kissing You. He lives in San Francisco, California. Visit his web site at hayestearjerker.com.