Photo by Mark Fleming

Photo by Mark Fleming

I'm a magazine writer based in Maine and the managing editor of Down East magazine.

My work has also appeared in Audubon, Outside, Sierra, Men's Journal, Travel + Leisure, Mother Jones, Afar, National Parks, High Country News, and other publications.

Some of my stories have been anthologized or "notabled" in Best Food WritingBest American Essays, and Best American Sports Writing. I've received a Lowell Thomas Award from the Society of American Travel writers and been named Magazine Writer of the Year by the International Regional Magazine Association.

I'm also the author of The Footloose American: Following the Hunter S. Thompson Trail Across South America, which won the Maine Literary Award for Nonfiction.

Home is a village in coastal Maine and has previously been in Wisconsin, Minnesota, Montana, and Oregon. Reach my by email or on Twitter.