Stories are immaterial things. They flit about like birds, giving shape to the world while lacking any substance of their own. At best we are only a part of the process, providing temporary residence where stories can rest before taking flight once again.

Hello. I'm Jonathon Burgess, and I write fiction. Welcome to my site. 

What's new:

Just a reminder: Greasetrap has an Instagram account. It’s really just pictures of the food he eats and wants to talk about. You’ve been warned. (Link at the bottom of the page).


Now in print! If you happen to be passing through the Portland metropolitan area, check out Vintage Books in Vancouver, as well as Another Read Through in North Portland. Both are great bookstores, who have agreed to carry my work.

My work: