Mike Peed’s work has appeared in The New Yorker, the New York Times, the New York Times Book Review, the Washington Post, and other publications. He has worked on the editorial staffs of The New Yorker, the New York Times, National Journal, and Men’s Journal. Most recently, he was a member of the Op-Ed desk of the New York Times. His writing has been cited by the Best American Science and Nature Writing series, and he has spoken about his work on public radio. He lives in Connecticut, where he writes and teaches literature, journalism, and narrative nonfiction.