Chris Uncle Staple Nicholas is the founder and lead organizer of STAPLE! The Independent Media Expo, the Southwest's premier convention for independently produced comics, zines, art, crafts, toys, games and animation, held annually in Austin, Texas. In 2011 STAPLE! celebrates it's seventh iteration with guests Jill Thompson, Alex Robinson and more tba. For more info on STAPLE! visit www.staple-austin.org and find them on Facebook at www.facebook.com/stapleaustin
Chris also collaborates with artist David G. Lamplugh on two self published comics: You Chose Right The First Time, a crime noir graphic novel set in 60's Chicago, and That Damned Cat, a supernatural black comedy inspired by the true story of the cat that knows when you are going to die.