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Steve Almond spent seven years as a journalist in Texas and Florida before writing his first book. His short fiction has been included in The Best American Short Stories and Pushcart Prizw anthologies, and he writes commentary and journalism regularly for The New York Times Magazine. A former sports reporter and play-by-play man, Almond lives outside Boston with his wife and three kids. [from Against Football (2014)
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