Jonathan Starke is a former bodybuilder and boxer who is often missing bygone eras of professional wrestling. His biggest passions are learning and travel, and he has ventured to over forty countries via hitching, couch surfing, and working exchanges. He also loves diverse workouts, organic food, artwork, street markets, eclectic music, antique structures, sampling craft beer, and anything related to helping others, especially in the arts. He's the founding editor of Palooka.
MFA: Colorado State University (2011)
BA: University of Iowa (2006)
The Sun, Missouri Review, Threepenny Review, North American Review, Michigan Quarterly Review, Gulf Coast, Brevity, Greensboro Review (forthcoming), Fourth Genre, Passages North, Shenandoah, Chattahoochee Review (forthcoming), River Teeth (2014) & (2016), Third Coast, Post Road, Southeast Review (forthcoming), Green Mountains Review, The Pinch, Baltimore Review, The Drum, The Normal School, Yellow Medicine Review, Monkeybicycle, 100 Word Story, Eclectica, Word Riot, PANK, and Blood Orange Review.