Alex French is a Contributing Editor at Vanity Fair and Fatherly. He serves as the Senior Staff Writer at iHeart Originals. Previously he served as Esquire’s Writer at Large. His writing, which routinely appears on year-end best-of lists, has appeared in Vanity Fair, The Atlantic, the New York Times Magazine, GQ, New York, Wired, and Grantland. He is the co-author of the New York Times Bestseller, Sneakers. He lives in Monmouth County, New Jersey with his wife and kids.