Jason Arias currently lives on the Oregon coast. His debut short story collection, Momentary Illumination of Objects In Motion, was published in 2018 by Black Bomb Books. Jason’s stories and essays have appeared in The Nashville Review, Oregon Humanities Magazine, Harpur Palate, Lidia Yuknavitch’s TED Book: The Misfit’s Manifesto, as well as multiple magazines and anthologies. He is featured in the anthology Dispatches from Anarres: Tales of Tribute to Ursula K. Le Guin.
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