Bruce Johansen is a Minneapolis-based freelance writer whose articles have appeared in the Washington Post, Health Progress and several local publications in the Twin Cities and Washington, D.C., metro areas. Bruce is also author of Roadsides: Images of the American Landscape, with photographer Kelly Povo.
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