Wade Shaddy has been freelance writing since 1992. Has been published in varied periodicals. Currently working for Demand Media Studios and Textbroker Studio as a content writer and ghostwriter. Two years contributing writer to Bicycling Magazine. Published a novel, "Dark Canyon," in 2008. Has worked as a woodworker, carpenter, newspaper reporter, musician and guitar instructor. He currently plays lead guitar in a classic rock band. Cycles over 3 thousand miles per year on road and mountain bikes.