Gavin Jenkins

Gavin Jenkins is at work on a book about gas station life. His writing has appeared online in VICE and The Atlantic, and in the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, Beijing Review, and Shenzhen Daily.

Stories By Gavin Jenkins

The Hidden History of Gas Station Bathrooms, By a Man Who Cleans Them

My job involves mopping up the urine-soaked garbage holes that exhausted motorists take for granted. But in another era, the public took great pride in the glory of roadside...