Steve teaches Ethics and Literature at the Bedford Hills Maximum Security Prison for Women and Fordham University.  Before that, he taught at-risk youth at homeless shelters, drug rehabs and incarcerated programs throughout New York City.  His novel, Ghetto Dogs, was published by the Alternative Book Press (August 2016).  His short stories have appeared in numerous magazines including: The Mid-American Review, The Carolina Quarterly, Gargoyle Magazine, and Beat to a Pulp.  He’s had five plays produced in New York City, including, Stealing Heaven, running off-Broadway at the Samuel Beckett Theater.  His play, Skip to My Lou, opened at The Theater for the New City in February, 2016. Steve's novel, Between Two Waves, takes place in Moscow and the East Village during the time of the Tompkins Square Park Riot of 1988.  It will be published by Cabal Books in 2022. Steve resides with his family in Bushwick and Cahuita. 

Member: PEN America & Dramatists Guild