Jason Arment

Working Girls: An Argument for the Legalization of Prostitution

"La Conduite des filles de joie à la Salpêtrière" by Étienne Jeaurat
Jason Arment shares the story of losing his virginity to a sex worker, and lays out an argument for the legalization of prostitution.   Sex workers have always been near and dear to my heart. As a Marine, prostitution was normalized to me at a young age, and I’d be disingenuous and vain not to confess I lost my virginity to a working girl in ... Read the full article
Jason Arment

Jason Arment served in Operation Iraqi Freedom as a Machine Gunner in the USMC. He's earned an MFA in Creative Nonfiction from the Vermont College of Fine Arts. His work has appeared in Narrative Magazine, Lunch Ticket, Chautauqua, Hippocampus, The Burrow Press Review, Dirty Chai, and War, Literature & the Arts: An International Journal of the Humanities; anthologized in Proud to Be: Writing by American Warriors Volume 2 & 4; and is forthcoming in Gulf Coast, The Florida Review, and Phoebe. Jason lives in Denver.