Dave Singleton is a writer, editor and author of three books, including "CRUSH: Writers Reflect on Love, Longing, and the Lasting Power of Their First Celebrity Crush." He writes for numerous publications about pop culture, relationships, health, and LGBT life. He’s a Caring.com columnist and Contributing Editor for the literary journal Scoundrel Time. His honors include the 2010 Media Industry Award for Outstanding Writing, the GLAAD Award for Outstanding Multimedia Journalism, and two National Lesbian and Gay Journalists Association "Excellence in Online Journalism" awards. He lives in Washington, D.C. and teaches creative nonfiction and memoir at The Writer’s Center.