About the Author

Raymund Co
Blurbarian Since July 2012
Name Raymund Co
My Web Site http://www.behance.net/raymundco
Location Cherry Hill, NJ USA
Gender Male
My Occupation author/illustrator
My Bio I was born on a small island in the Pacific in a town they now call Smallville. My family moved to a great land of opportunity when I was 2, and I spent most of my life in the state of gardens. I was basically raised by television on Sesame Street, in Mister Rogers' Neighborhood, by the power of Greyskull. I went to 3 different colleges and changed my major 3 or 4 times, majoring in Ocean Engineering, Business Administration, Communications, Fine Arts, and Marketing. I finally received a Bachelor of Science degree in Marketing from Rutgers University, graduating Cum Laude. I've worked a variety of jobs including 2 retail stores, a gas station, 2 movie theaters, an aquarium, a portrait studio, and a restaurant. Having done all this, all I really wanted to do was create stories with pictures, so here I am...

Books by this author

Things I Don't Mind The World Knowing

Spoiler alert: I'm thinking my next book will be about...
Survive! will be a picture book about staying alive in an ocean filled with many large, hungry sea monsters, as told through the eyes of a mermaid who can't seem to keep a best friend because they always end up getting eaten.
Everyone needs to know about these authors and artists...
Steven Pressfield, who wrote The War of Art, a book that I always go back to for inspiration.
Illustrators whose work I enjoy are James Jean, Joshua Middleton, Becky Cloonan, Marcos Martin, and going back, Alphonse Mucha.