Michael Mooney

Michael J. Mooney is a journalist who writes for D Magazine, GQ, ESPN: The Magazine, Outside, SUCCESS and Popular Mechanics. He is co-director of the annual Mayborn Literary Nonfiction Conference. His stories have appeared in multiple editions of The Best American Sports Writing and The Best American Crime Reporting. He lives in Dallas with his fiancée, Tara, and their retired racing greyhound.

Articles by Michael Mooney

Guy Fieri Shares What Feeds His Appetite for Life

The restaurateur and TV star dishes on the importance of family, authenticity and ignoring the haters.

May 9, 2016

Gen. Stanley McChrystal’s Military Rules for Leading Your Business

It’s about the ability to respond rapidly and correctly and about the need to adapt in a modern way.

February 2, 2016
Guy Fieri

On Location: Guy Fieri Photo Shoot

Our Editor at Large Michael Mooney gives us some behind-the-scenes flavor.

January 29, 2016

Why Joel Osteen Is the Most Popular Preacher on the Planet

He powers entire stadiums with his message of positivity, not pessimism.

January 11, 2016

How to Live Free

For those who have spent decades behind bars for crimes they didn’t commit, freedom comes with challenges. It means learning just about everything, all over again.

August 17, 2015