James M. Chesbro's essays have been listed as notable selections in The Best American Essays 2012, 2014, and The Best American Sports Writing 2014. His work appears or is forthcoming in The Writer's Chronicle, The Huffington Post, AOL.com, Stymie Magazine, Superstition Review, CT Review , Spiritus: A Journal of Christian Spirituality, The Good Men Project, Teaching Tolerance, Fairfield University Magazine, Serendipity, Brevity's blog, Weston Magazine, and Teachers of Vision. He is the co-editor of You: An Anthology of Essays Devoted to the Second Person (Welcome Table Press).
He teaches full-time at Fairfield Prep and is an adjunct professor of English at Fairfield University. He lives in Connecticut with his wife and children.