David Stuart MacLean
is a PEN/American award-winning essayist. His essays and stories have been featured in The New York Times, the Guardian UK, Newsweek, Ploughshares,
and on the radio program, This American Life
. His memoir The Answer to the Riddle Is Me
was named by Kirkus Review
as one of the Best Books of 2014. He co-founded the award-winning Poison Pen Reading Series in Houston, TX.