About Paul

The Facts

Paul Zablocki is an editor and writer from Brooklyn, New York. His clients include Kirkus Media and Amazon Publishing. He is also a proofreader for Simon & Schuster’s young adult division and was a copyeditor for Diner Journal

More Facts

Paul develops cocktail and food recipes for Cocktail Buzz. Some of his recipes appear in the Gourmet-inspired cookbook The Way We Ate. When not writing about food, cocktails, and grammar (he is a major proponent of the serial comma and is slowly getting used to the singular they), he daydreams about his favorite place on Earth: da Big Island of Hawai‘i.


Paul is a crossword puzzle constructor and can customize one for you. Contact him at zabpaul4 [at] gmail.com.

Recent Published Writing

Pencil Wars” and a pencil-themed crossword puzzle in Plumbago (Issue 4), a zine companion to the Erasable podcast


Queer Martini” in The Scofield: Issue 2.2, Conrad Aiken & Consciousness