Isaac Fitzgerald frequently appears on The Today Show. He is the author of the bestselling children’s book How to Be a Pirate, as well as the co-author of Pen & Ink: Tattoos and the Stories Behind Them and Knives & Ink: Chefs and the Stories Behind Their Tattoos (winner of an IACP Award). His writing has appeared in The New York Times, The Guardian, The Best American Nonrequired Reading, The Boston Globe, and numerous other publications. His debut memoir, Dirtbag, Massachusetts, is forthcoming in July 2022. He lives in Brooklyn.