Mark Oprea is a journalist from Cleveland, Ohio.
He's contributed to the Cleveland Magazine,
Belt, Narratively and has
work forthcoming in the Pacific Standard.
He's written about steel cities making a comeback,
super-competitive chefs and
the media circus that was the Republican National Convention.
He is currently living in Mexico, where he's
searching for stories.
You can reach
him by email at mark.oprea1[at]gmail.com.