James Ross Gardner is a senior editor at Seattle Met magazine. His writing has also appeared in Esquire and GQ. "The Girl on the Bridge," his story about the race to stop a suicide, was a finalist for the City and Regional Magazine Association's 2012 feature writing award.
We may as well begin the way Gary Smith begins – with a question, and near the end. Why is it that when you finish reading “Lying in Wait,” Smith’s 2002 profile of coach George O’Leary, you feel the … Read more