Joel Derfner

Author, Composer

Joel Derfner is an author and composer living in Brooklyn, NY.

His books include Swish: My Quest to Become the Gayest Person Ever and What Ended Up Happening Instead and Gay Haiku .
Along with his best friend Sarah Rose, Joel appears in the upcoming docu-series Girls Who Like Boys Who Like Boys, on Sundance Channel.

Joel Derfner can be found on the web at, blogging at, and on Twitter at

Got a tip?

Do you have info to share with HuffPost reporters? Here’s how.