James Card is a writer based in central Wisconsin.
His journalism has appeared in The New York Times, Rolling Stone, The Wall Street Journal, The Drake, Earth Island Journal, National Geographic News, Salon, the Christian Science Monitor, Field & Stream, Yale Environment 360, and other publications.
James has written three A1 feature stories that appeared on The New York Times’ front page. They were about a no-kill deer hunting competition, a man that built a moat around his house to prevent flooding and dope testing in the World Ice Fishing Championship.
As a former magazine editor, James has worked on the following titles: Ducks Unlimited, Gun Digest, Modern Shooter, Ice Fishing, and Trapper & Predator Caller. He was the founding editor of Living Ready, a magazine about survival and preparedness.
He lived in South Korea for twelve years while working as a freelance journalist and fly fishing guide and he relocated back to the United States with his family in the autumn of 2009.
James is the creator and publisher of Playmaker Journal, a baseball-softball scorebook for recording the performance of a single player and game highlights.
He lives with is wife, son, and an American water spaniel along the banks of the Tomorrow/Waupaca River.