tommyXmaserati (born Derek Joseph Thomas-Goforth; August 7, 1992) is a fanfiction author originally from Columbia, MO and raised there, now residing in Oakland, CA. Tommy is also a U.S. Army veteran who served with the 82nd Airborne Division in Afghanistan during Operation Enduring Freedom as an automated brigade-level supply clerk. After leaving the military and finishing trade school as a logistics engineer along with a few years of education at Columbia College (Coast Guard Island, Alameda) and Berkeley City College, he became a paralegal research secretary working directly under the law counselor and board member of the Museum of Art and Digital Entertainment in Oakland.
He began writing fanfiction for Fanfiction.Net in 2015 and recently Wattpad. His debut Daria fanfic Million Daria Baby made him a nominee for Favorite Drama at the 2021 Daria Fanworks Awards, his first nomination for any of his works. The nominated fanfic is credited as being the first and currently sole portrayal of Stacy Rowe’s “Boxer Stacy” alter-ego. Tommy has written the fanfic Fashion Club Entertainment as well, a songfic oneshot based around The Fashion Club and their journey into the music industry.
Currently, he is a professional hip hop artist and pro video editor that has worked on records with Grammy nominated and multi-Platinum RIAA certified producers such as K.E. On The Track and PVLACE under the name Tommy MV$ERVTI.
Daria Fanworks Awards
- Favorite Drama - Million Daria Baby (nominee)