Name: Jim Blanchet
Jim Blanchet is a freelance writer living in San Diego, CA. He graduated from Tulane University with a BA in Political Science in 2007, where he also received a commission as a Naval Officer, serving on active duty until 2012. Jim is a Staff Writer for Fictionade Magazine and is a regular contributor to WINK Pinup.
Jim is a writer of fiction, creative nonfiction, poetry and satire. His time in New Orleans, military experience and atypical path to writing offers a unique perspective that he shares throughout the variety of his work. His stories range from humorous flash fiction to adventurous social commentary. Though Jim’s current publications are in shorter format, he anticipates completion of his first novel in early 2013. His writing is influenced by Kurt Vonnegut, Chuck Palahniuk and Oscar Wilde, among others.
Education: BA Political Science, International Relations from Tulane University
Links to Writing: www.fictionade.com, http://winkpinup.wordpress.com/june-issue
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