John Coon has possessed a love for writing since age 12 when he typed out his first stories on an old typewriter belonging to his parents. John was raised in Kamas, Utah and graduated from the University of Utah in 2004. For nearly 15 years, John has worked as a sports and business journalist. His byline has appeared in multiple publications and on multiple websites nationwide, including the Associated Press and Athlon Sports. As a journalist, John has experienced many fun adventures ranging from riding in a race car at more than 160 mph to sailing on the Great Salt Lake.