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Mark Sissons

Focusing on adventure and wildlife conservation stories, Vancouver-based Mark Sissons contributes to the San Francisco Chronicle, Men's Journal, National Geographic Traveler, Robb Report & other major publications.

Mark Sissons

About Mark:

What is your favourite App?
Dropbox, because it lets me backup and access my work from anywhere.

What was your first proper job?
I spent two seasons as a fireman in a small Canadian prairie town after I graduated from high school.

What is your favourite website?
It’s a tie between the Economist and The Onion.  Both make sense of this crazy world.

What crime would you commit if you could get away with it?
Skimming from the world’s 100 richest people and dividing the proceeds among animal conservation organizations.

What’s your best habit?
I rarely take myself very seriously.

What the phrase or word you overuse the most?

What super-power would you like and why?
Time-travel, to be able to experience how people lived in centuries past.

What’s your signature dance move?
Think David Byrne doing Burning Down the House.

What never fails to make you laugh?
Myself, over and over again.

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