A lifelong dog lover and a recovering ‘angry guy’, Louis Spirito lives in Malibu, California with his wife, Eugenie, and their rescue Pit Bull, Tanner.
Lou has been published in The New York Times, Good Housekeeping, Men’s Fitness, Woof Magazine, Black Belt and Bride’s Magazine. In addition, he has written for Universal Studios, Alliance-Atlantis, Triumph Pictures and Daniel Blatt Productions. His work has been honored by WorldFest Houston, The Nuyorican Poets Café, Writer’s Digest, the Nicholl Fellowship Competition and the Dog Writers of America.
His memoir, GIMME SHELTER, was awarded the indieB.R.A.G. Medallion for Nonfiction.