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About the Author
Jedidiah Jenkins is the New York Times bestselling author of To Shake the Sleeping Self and a travel writer, entrepreneur, and Instagram personality. A graduate of USC and Pepperdine University School of Law, Jenkins began his professional career with the nonprofit Invisible Children, where he helped orchestrate multinational campaigns to end the use of child soldiers in central Africa. His parents, Peter and Barbara Jenkins, are the authors of the bestselling A Walk Across America series. He is the executive editor of Wilderness magazine; Jenkins’s work has appeared in the Paris Review and Good magazine, and he has been covered by National Geographic.