Thomas Howes

Thomas Howes is an artist living in Suffolk, England. He roasts coffee for his day job and spends the nights drawing science fiction. He goes by the name of Nodosaurus after a childhood obsession with that particular dinosaur.

Stories By Thomas Howes

My Acerbic Aerobics Class with O.J. Simpson

A week before the most infamous murder of my lifetime, I was working as an on-set extra when I saw O.J. sexually harass a woman and make off-color jokes about domestic abuse. If I...

The Father of the Emoticon Chases His Great White Whale

Dr. Scott Fahlman invented a playful keyboard shortcut that is now used more than six billion times a day. But he hopes to be remembered for something a bit more substantial than...