Greg Park was born in 1967 in Provo, Utah, and spent much of his youth fishing the Provo River and camping and hunting in the Wasatch Mountains with his father and brothers. In 1986, he served a two-year mission in Osaka, Japan, then attended Brigham Young University where he received a Bachelor of Arts in English and a Master of Arts in theater and media arts.
A high school teacher for many years, Greg teaches English and Japanese and courses in creative writing, science fiction literature, and student government. He is the author of the young adult novel, Sividious Stark and the Stadium Between Worlds. His novel Veil of Darkness received the USA Book News Best Book Award for fantasy in 2007.
Still an avid outdoorsman, he spends much of his time fishing, hunting, and camping with his wife and children in Utah’s backcountry.