Jason Tanamor


Jason Tanamor is the Editor and Founder of Zoiks! Online. Zoiks! Online offers the best in stand-up comedy and music.

He has 10 plus years of experience as an entertainment writer/interviewer for Yahoo!, the Moline Dispatch/Rock Island Argus, Cinema Blend, Celebrity Cafe, Strip Las Vegas Magazine, Pulse Magazine and Zoiks! Online.

Tanamor has interviewed the likes of author Chuck Palahniuk (Fight Club); comedians Demetri Martin, Jim Breuer (SNL, Half Baked), Aisha Tyler (Talk Soup, The Ghost Whisperer), Hal Sparks and Gabriel Iglesias; musicians Billy Corgan (Smashing Pumpkins), Ann Wilson (Heart), Taylor Momsen (The Pretty Reckless and Gossip Girl), Chad Smith (Red Hot Chili Peppers), and Henry Rollins (Black Flag); and actor Oscar Nunez (The Office).

He has covered everyone from Steve Martin to Jerry Seinfeld and from Evanescence to President Obama.

He also is the author of the novels The Extraordinary Life of Shady Gray, Hello Lesbian! and Anonymous.

Tanamor also is married, has a son, and lives and works in Illinois.

Smashwords Interview

What motivated you to become an indie author?
I had an agent in 2002 and realized the process took a long time. I studied the agent and publicist roles and decided I could manage all the duties myself. So, that's what I have done for the last 10 years.
What is the greatest joy of writing for you?
Getting away from reality and getting lost in another world.
Read more of this interview.

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