Russ Lippitt, inspired by Punk Rock and Anarchist theories, began writing his first novel, Lion's Share at The Academy of Arts College in San Francisco. Lion's Share has been reviewed globally and has been quoted as, "The next Outsiders!" Mark L. Lester, director of Commando and Stephen King's Fire Starter, requested to option Lion's Share the screenplay. Most recently, Russ has written two Mixed Martial Arts screenplays, Lyon's Pride (Desert Moon Pictures) and The Brooklyn Rose (Iron Bound Entertainment), and a Biker script, All My Friends are Dead (Water Buffalo Pictures), loosely based off of his life. Russ is founder of Left Brain Writings.