David Hull was born in Regina, and grew up in Owen Sound, Ontario. His father was a journalist, and his mother was a librarian. This genetically-predetermined writer and father of one now lives in Toronto.
David's work has appeared in The Walrus, Canadian Literature, The Malahat, The Fiddlehead, ON SPEC, and other magazines and journals. He was the winner of the 1998 Prairie Fire Long Fiction competition, judged by the late Matt Cohen, and has received grants from the Ontario and Toronto Arts Councils for his upcoming novel, At Gerber's Grave.