Behind every VIA article there's an intrepid reporter risking sunburn on an exotic Tahitian cruise, indigestion on San Francisco's best food tours, and over-exfoliation in the West Coast's most relaxing spas. These are the men and women who lived to tell the tale.
Fred Haefele has taught creative writing at Stanford University and the University of Montana. He is the author of Rebuilding the Indian, a memoir published by University of Nebraska Press detailing his restoration of a vintage Indian Chief motorcycle. He lives in Missoula with his wife and two children.