Matthew Pizzolato is a member of Western Fictioneers, a professional organization for writers who work in the Western genre. His short stories have been published online and in print in such publications as: BEAT to a PULP!, The Copperfield Review, PULP MODERN, Frontier Tales Magazine, The Pink Chameleon Online, Perpetual Magazine, Long Story Short, and The Storyteller.

He is the author of the short story collections The Wanted Man and Two of a Kind as well as the novella, Outlaw. He writes primarily Western fiction but has been known to dabble in other genres on occasion.

Matthew is the Editor-in-Chief of The Western Online, a magazine dedicated to everything Western and is always looking for great Western fiction to publish. The Western Online publishes short stories, serialized novellas, Western artwork, historical articles, book reviews and regularly conducts interviews with current Western writers. Also published is a recurring Western comic strip featuring Matthew's Texas Ranger character, Jud Nelson.