Matthew Vaughn is a writer, poet, and hip-hop artist based out of Central, Ohio who experiments with graphic design and photography. He has two books under his belt and released his first album, All These Words, in 2020. He was also a member of the Underdog Academy poetry collective that toured the Midwest. Over the span of his writing career, Vaughn has created his own covers for his musical projects, singles, his debut self-published book, and several flyers for several events. He has decided to put his ideas to the test with a new apparel brand, The Breathing Ground.