Jamie Schweser was an Iowa-area zinester who now lives in New York. He co-published the book Tales of a Punk Rock Nothing with Abram Shalom Himelstein. The two also collaborated with other area artist to publish S.K.A.M. (Super Kick-Ass Magazine). Schweser eventually moved to New Orleans and started a publishing house called New Mouth From the Dirty South. He now lives in New York City and works a group called Resource Generation, which seeks to provide financial support to progressive programs.