Mark Brennan Rosenberg

Mark Brennan Rosenberg is an openly gay[1] author and comedian based in New York City. He is the author of two books: Blackouts and Breakdowns - released on August 24, 2011, and Eating My Feelings: Tales of Overeating, Underperforming, and Coping with My Crazy Family - released on August 6, 2013 through Crown Publishing.[1] Rosenberg's writings and commentary focus on the issues that affect the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender community; particularly alcohol addiction and substance abuse, which he discusses heavily in his first book.[2] Rosenberg has been sober since 2008. He is currently a contributor for The Huffington Post.[3] Rosenberg toured the country promoting his first book Blackouts and Breakdowns in 2012,[4] and again promoting his second book, Eating My Feelings, in late 2013.[5] Rosenberg's first novel This Made Me Think of You was released on April 5, 2016. It follows a couple's breakup over the course of a year solely through their social media, text and email exchanges.[6]


  1. ^ a b Broverman, Neal (January 16, 2012). "The True Stories of a Former Gay Drunk in New York". The Advocate. Archived from the original on January 19, 2012. Retrieved 2012-02-10.
  2. ^ Williams, Ken (January 17, 2012). "Meet gay author Mark Brennan Rosenberg, one-time party boy who now embraces sobriety". San Diego Gay and Lesbian News. Retrieved September 22, 2013.
  3. ^ "Mark Brennan Rosenberg". The Huffington Post. Retrieved September 22, 2013.
  4. ^ "Mark Rosenberg Kicks Off Blackouts and Breakdowns Book Tour, 1/5". BWWBooksWorld. Wisdom Digital Media. 2011-12-14. Retrieved 2012-02-10.
  5. ^ "Mark Rosenberg: Eating My Feelings". Time Out New York. July 29, 2013. Retrieved September 22, 2013.
  6. ^ "Marylander's New Novel: An Emotional Rollercoaster". BaltimoreOUTloud. April 15, 2016. Retrieved August 2, 2016.