Holeton is currently the Associate Director of Academic Computing at Stanford University and Head of Student Computing. He has written the hypertext novel Figurski at Findhorn on Acid (Eastgate Systems, 2001), a number of short stories in literary journals, various nonfiction and scholarship, and two college textbooks. Holton has also published "Understanding Hypertext," in ZYZZYVA (Winter 2004).
He reports that he “live[s] with my wife and daughters in Montara, CA, a small town on the beautiful San Mateo County coast south of San Francisco, where I also enjoy biking on Montara Mountain. I like to travel and did so a lot in the 1970s.”