David Santos Donaldson was raised in Nassau, Bahamas. After attending Wesleyan University and the Drama Division of The Juilliard School he has lived in India, Spain, The United States, and The Bahamas. His plays have been commissioned by The Public Theater, and he was a finalist for The Urban Stages Emerging Playwright Award. He has worked as the Artistic Director for the Dundas Centre for the Performing Arts in Nassau, Bahamas and is currently a practicing psychotherapist. He divides his time between Brooklyn, New York and Seville, Spain. Greenland is his debut novel.