Jon Mitchell first went to Burning Man in 2008. He’s loved writing stories much longer than that, but it was Burning Man that taught him how to do it properly. He is building a new publication called The Daily Portal. He also writes for Burning Man and is the editor of Tales From The Playa. He completed an independent concentration in Music & Mind at Brown University. He lives in Oakland, California, and he loves it there.
Jon’s personal site is Everything is ablaze!.
Here are some of his other stories that you might enjoy:
(photo by the incomparable Scott London)
Sarah Russo is an aspiring journalist, story collector, and herbalist. She got her journalism legs working for Project CBD, which is a educational news service reporting on cannabidiol’s (CBD) reemergence in the grassroots cannabis supply. She graduated from the Evergreen State College with a focus in Social Justice. Sarah is native to Missoula, MT. She is now an Oakland transplant. She adores the Bay Area, but will never truly be a Californian.