Writer, Trivia Dude, Anxious
Scott Neumyer is a writer, photographer, and anxious trivia dude who has been published by The New York Times, The Washington Post, Rolling Stone, Wall Street Journal, Sports Illustrated, ESPN, GQ, Esquire, Wired, Men’s Fitness, AARP, and many more publications. He is a contributor to the anthology Life Inside My Mind: 31 Authors Share Their Personal Struggles, which Simon Pulse published in 2018, as well as New Jersey Fan Club, published by Rutgers University Press in 2022.
He has over 200,000 social media followers across TikTok, Facebook, Instagram, YouTube, and Twitter, and is also the creator and host of the popular Anxiety Diaries Podcast.
He lives in central New Jersey with his wife, two daughters, and two cats. You can find his work at scottwrites.com
He is represented by Josh Getzler of HG Literary.
It’s been more than seven months since New Jersey went into a near-total lockdown to keep the spread of the novel coronavirus at bay, and my 4-year-old daughter Autumn still asks me multiple times every day, “Where are we going today, Daddy?”