Jon Raymond is the author of three novels, Rain Dragon, The Half-Life, and Freebird, and the short-story collection Livability. His work has appeared in Tin House, the Village Voice, Bookforum, and other places. He lives in Portland, Oregon.
Purchase Freebird from Annie Bloom’s Books, one of our Portland-based, independent bookstore partners HERE.
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