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Joseph Kirsch

Ray Kirsch The creators of Diamond Island

Corporate Author Joseph B. Kirsch has been studying the world since that fateful day in the Beth El Hospital maternity ward. Born in New York City, to Brooklyn College graduates Seymour and Zelda Kirsch nee Kashtan, Joseph quickly learned the skill of storytelling. Bounced on the laps of Holocaust survivors, Kirsch heard much about life’s sacredness and how human beings, through courageous choices, can rise above all evil. In 2003, Kirsch founded Ethics Comics with ...
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Max Winters

Ray Kirsch The creators of Diamond Island

Contributing Artist and Author Max Winters began writing and drawing shortly after learning to hold a pencil. His parents were relieved when Max learned how to use paper as well. Max’s pleasure of reading and his appreciation for comic books led him to pursue sequential art as a storytelling medium. He familiarized himself with the comic book creation process and set off to work therein. In 2003, Winters met with Joseph Kirsch to help write, ...
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Taylor Bills

Ray Kirsch The creators of Diamond Island

Illustrator Taylor Bills is a freelance illustrator originating from Murfreesboro, Tennessee. For more than two decades, Taylor has developed his brand of illustration and concept art for publishing, advertising, and a variety of entertainment media. Taylor made his mark in the publishing world illustrating the independently published "Tear Soup: A Recipe for Healing after Loss", a best-selling story and acclaimed reference that focuses on the human grief process. Like so many artists who spent their ...
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Dan Jacobs

Ray Kirsch The creators of Diamond Island

Dan Jacobs is a Cleveland, Ohio-based writer and editor with more than 20 years experience in magazines and newspapers. He is currently the National Communications Manager for Project EverGreen. He has a bachelor’s degree in English Literature from the University of Cincinnati and a master's degree in education from John Carroll University. As past president and long-time member of the Press Club of Cleveland, Dan has chaired or sat on many of the organization’s programs and committees. He is the founder of ...