Rick has written/co-created comics such as Fear Agent, Strange Girl, Black Heart Billy, XXXombies, Sorrow and Last Days of American Crime. For Marvel he has written, or is currently writing, titles such as Uncanny Avengers, Captain America, Uncanny X-Force, Secret Avengers, Punisher, Doctor Voodoo and Venom.
During his time wrist grinding as an artist, Rick served as a storyboarder on Electronic Arts 007 game From Russia With Love, penciled books such as The Last Christmas, Bruce Campbell's Man with the Screaming Brain, numerous issues of The Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles and inked books such as The Avengers and The Terminator.
He has provided album covers and art for bands such as NOFX, 3 Inches of Blood, Lagwagon and No Use for a Name. The author lives in Southern California.