Fun Facts / Biography
Josh grew up in the Ouachita Mountains outside of Hot Springs, Arkansas and attended Duke University, where he studied Evolutionary Biology and English while running track and cross country. After college, Josh studied prose writing and taught undergraduate composition courses in Marquette, Michigan, receiving a Master of Fine Arts from Northern Michigan University.
Josh moved to Kansas to work as an editor for Mother Earth News and Grit magazines, then founded and directed an agency services division at their parent company. He’s worked with national tractor, implement, and automotive companies, live-streamed chicks hatching on his desk, and lived in a van down by Lake Superior. Josh is a writer, an editor and a marketing strategist. He believes in the value of every person and every place, and that the two are inseparable.
Authored Blog Posts
Here at 502, we live and breath stories and have even written a few of our own! Below you will find authored blog posts curated by Josh Brewer.