Ryan J. Langford is a poet, writer, and author of the debut coloring story book Nose Guy. As a hobbyist he enjoys card tricks, chess, music, and sports. He is a native of Chicago, and a fan of the Chicago Bears and Bulls. He is a loving brother, son, and uncle, and is very attached to his dear corgi, Burton (named after his favorite American film director Tim Burton). As a former mental health patient, he is most passionate about creating awareness for and helping others who suffer from mental illness, and volunteers his time doing so.