Born 7/1/1973. Live near Seattle. Working as a software programmer, but transitioning into a career as a writer/poet (i.e., I continue to write prose and poetry, no one buys it, I keep going to work). Married w/ four kids (one stepdaughter, two girls, and a boy).
Interests include but are not limited to: Fiction, Japan/Japanese, China/Chinese, philosophy, psychology (esp. Jung), magick/witchcraft, experimental and indie rock (Mogwai, MBV, Yo La Tengo, etc.), playing bass guitar.
Jay Allen is my "real" name, Kensho my magickal name. You can call me either.