WRESTLING ELEPHANTS

By Jamie Brisick

Jamie Brisick has written two books: We Approach Our Martinis With Such High Expectations (Consafos Press, 2002) and Have Board, Will Travel: The Definitive History of Surf, Skate, and Snow (HarperCollins, 2004). His stories have appeared in The New York TimesThe GuardianDetails, and The Surfer’s Journal. In 2008 he was awarded a Fulbright Scholarship. He lives in New York City.