Jason Arment

Built on Struggle: To Fight or Defend

Jason Arment takes the story of his childhood experiences with Tae Kwon Do as allegory for the current state of affairs. Question is, should we fight or should we defend?   When I was a kid, my mom enrolled me in a Tae Kwon Do academy so I wouldn’t be picked on when I started going to school. At the time I really liked the Ninja Turtles so I was all ... 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.

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