Thor Benson is a traveling writer, currently located in Los Angeles, Calif. Benson was born in Vancouver, B.C., Canada. He has been in Los Angeles since the middle of 2014. Benson has had his short stories featured in magazines/websites like: Tin House, Citizen Brooklyn, Black Heart Magazine, Empirical Magazine, The Conium Review and FictionBrigade. His journalism has been featured in: The Atlantic, Wired, Rolling Stone, Slate, Alternet, Salon, VICE, ATTN:, The New Republic, The Verge, Fast Company, The Daily Beast, Truthdig and elsewhere. He has been interviewed on The Big Picture with Thom Hartmann, Ring of Fire, HuffPost Live, The Young Turks and elsewhere. He can be found in a run-down whiskey bar.