Seattle writer Jason M. Thornberry’s work appears in the Los Angeles Review of Books, Adirondack Review, Helix Literary & Art Magazine, The Stranger, In Parenthesis, TAB: The Journal of Poetry and Poetics, ALAN Review, Entropy, Hash Journal, Capable Magazine, Sleet, Route 7 Review, Central Circuit, Response, Praxis Magazine for Arts and Literature, Uncomfortable Revolution, Litro, Poet’s Choice, URB Magazine, Dissident Voice, Coast Report, Orange County Weekly, 60 Seconds, and others. Forthcoming work will appear in The Broadkill Review, Soundings East, Resurrection Magazine, Abstract: Contemporary Expressions, Dillydoun Review, The Antonym, Harbor Review, and Sledgehammer Lit.
Jason is the survivor of a traumatic brain injury and post-traumatic epilepsy—a life-changing experience abruptly terminating his quest to become a professional musician.
In 2017, Jason received a Bachelor’s degree in English Literature from Seattle Pacific University. He spent two years at SPU in the School of Education, working and teaching English and Writing. In 2019, he joined the MFA in Creative Writing program at Chapman University. Jason lives in Seattle with his wife.