Kyle Cochrun is a writer and turntablist living in Seattle, Washington. He is a contributing writer for PopMatters and an editorial feedback consultant and submissions reader at CRAFT. His essays and creative nonfiction have appeared in Watershed Review, Echo: A Journal of Creative Nonfiction, CRAFT, and The Akron Anthology. As a music journalist, he writes frequently on hip-hop and electronic music. As a DJ, he spins all vinyl and strictly heat.