Cody was born in Toledo, Ohio. His mother named him after a character from the 1980s television crime-drama, Riptide. He spends his days writing and creating content for an ad tech startup. He spends his free time in deep media thought, with topics ranging from the mysteries of Ingmar Bergman’s Persona to why Georgia cut her hair in season 1, episode 18 of Ally McBeal. He has been working with digital media for over a decade and holds a Master of Arts in media studies from The New School. You can follow him on twitter (https://twitter.com/kodae_) or check out his blog (http://firstchoiceforlastplace.com/).