M Styborski has lived in the New Orleans area since 1977 and has been a professional Drain on Society since 1999. He is the former lead singer and keyboardist for Final Academy, one of New Orleans most original (and most obscure) Eighties alternative bands. A Charter Member of the Krewe of Chartreuse, he is the Krewes’ Minister of Heresy and one of its’ three Sanctus Custodis Viridus.
He currently masquerades as a photographer with a sideline in blogging. His first book, the lower ninth: K+36 is available at Blurb. He accepts donations of all sorts, though he prefers cash, liquor and rare Mardi Gras doubloons.