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Shannon Tate Jonas is a university instructor/college professor of English/Creative Writing.  He received his MFA in poetry from the University of Arkansas, and his PhD in English Literature from Western Michigan University.  Please visit his Amazon.com Author Page, here: https://www.amazon.com/author/shannontatejonas.

He has two published books of poetry, Battle Sleep (2016) from Brick Road Poetry Press and The Rake (2020) from Garden Oak Press.

His poem “Nights Alone with Frank” from the book Battle Sleep has recently been translated into Dutch by Jeroen van den Heuvel and appears in the latest edition of Hans Kluger #36. https://www.klugerhans.net/winkel/36-fenikscomplex/ Four other poems from Battle Sleep have also been translated by Jeroen van den Heuvel in the Dutch journal De Honinzaag https://www.honingzaag.nl/

He currently teaches creative writing at SUNY Fredonia.  He lives in Buffalo.