Taylor Brown grew up on the Georgia coast. He is the author of a short story collection, In the Season of Blood and Gold, and the novels Fallen Land (2016), The River of Kings (2017), Gods of Howl Mountain (2018), and Pride of Eden (2020). You can find his work in The New York Times, The Rumpus, Garden & Gun, and more. He is a recipient of the Montana Prize in Fiction and the founder of BikeBound.com. He lives in Savannah.