James grew up in the Pacific Northwest and continues to call the region his home. He is a graduate of the University of Idaho with a degree in Environmental Science and is an avid outdoorsman, adventurer, and environmental activist. He has spent the last several years as a community organizer working on environmental and LGBT rights issues.
In addition to his writings on the blog, he occasionally writes for The Good Men Project on the topic of men and masculinity. James has also been published in High Country News. For all of his publications check out the “Published Works” section.