pablo-van-arsdalenPablo Van Arsdalen is the son of economist Dr. Franklin Lopez Buenaño and Dr. Kay Ann Van Arsdalen.

He was raised in New Orleans (the house he grew up in was destroyed by Katrina) and he’s the inventor of the pataphor.

He performs music under the name Paul Avion, and comedy under the name Pablo Avion.

He’s also the publisher of

When he’s not obsessing on handmade clothing, niche fragrances, or firewood-scented candles, he spends his time being tormented by an evil cat.