Since 2008, Evan has been the founding editor of Boneshaker: A Bicycling Almanacwhich Esquire selected as one of "50 Things No Man Should Be Without."

His novel, A Simple Machine, Like the Lever (Propeller Books), was named one of the Top Ten Best Books of 2011 by Willamette Week.

Evan has received fellowships for his work from the Oregon Arts Commission and Kimmel Harding Nelson Center for the Arts. He is currently at work on a collection of stories, and just released The Best of Boneshaker: A Bicycling Almanac.