maerMaer Roshan is an American writer, editor and entrepreneur who has launched several magazines and websites, including Radar Magazine and the entertainment website In 1992, Roshan founded and edited the gay weekly QW, which covered gay politics and the AIDS epidemic. More recently Roshan started, a daily website about addiction, recovery and the drug war. His most recent work is a I-pad publication called Punch!

He has also served as the longtime deputy editor of New York, editorial director of Talk and features editor ofInterview. He has written for The New York Times, the Miami Herald, New York, The New Republic, The Advocate, Details and Harper’s Bazaar. [1] He has authored a book on the New York club scene and a biography of Courtney Love.