Deskin currently lives in Cove, Texas, where he is completing the final coursework towards an MA in American literature from the University of New Orleans. Deskin has been active in the post-Katrina rebuilding efforts and has also written about the socio-political impact of disasters on the individuals situated in their aftermaths. Outdoor activities such as swimming and bike riding are his favorite pastimes, and his hobbies include playing the harmonica and the guitar and drawing.
JOIN THE CONVERSATION
|"...I'm sorry, but if my child were in a class with these two, I would pull him out...."
- by reader Karen
- by reader Tara
- by reader Kaiyotee
MOST POPULAR ON MNN NOW
- 8 adorable videos of baby animals taking baths
- 6 ways to annoy a pregnant woman
- Judge says banned service dog can go back to school
- 11 things humans do that dogs hate
- Newfound spiders have names to match their flash
- Why do dogs tilt their heads when we speak?
- Oats: 12 recipes to get this super grain into your diet
- 15 houseplants for improving indoor air quality: A breath of fresh air
- 6 important things that were invented during the Middle Ages
- 7 cultural concepts we don't have in the U.S.