Donovan Hohn is a recipient of
the Whiting Writers’ Award, NEA Creative Writing Fellowship, Hopwood Award in
essay and poetry, and Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution Ocean Science
Journalism Fellowship. His work has appeared in Harper’s, New York Times
Magazine, Outside, and The Best Creative Nonfiction, Vol. 2. A
former English teacher and former senior editor of Harper’s, he is now the features editor of GQ. He lives in New York with his wife and sons.