Joyland

Steve De Jarnatt

Steve De Jarnatt grew up in the small logging town of Longview, Washington. After toiling for many years in LA as a writer/director (The cult feature Miracle Mile among umpteen credits)—he recently received his MFA from Antioch University Los Angeles and broke out of Hollywood to try to make it in the lucrative world of short fiction.  His work has been published in: Santa Monica Review; Zone 3; Cincinnati Review; Meridian; New England Review, New Stories from the Midwest (forthcoming) and The Best American Short Stories 2009. (Also among the 100 Notables for B.A.S.S 2013)