Writer, Teacher, Artist, Veteran, Community Organizer
Sean Davis is the author of The Wax Bullet War, a Purple Heart Iraq War veteran, and the winner of the Legionnaire of the Year Award from the American Legion in 2015 and the recipient of the Emily Gottfried Emerging Leader, Human Rights award for 2016. His stories, essays, and articles have appeared in the Ted Talk Book The Misfit’s Manifesto (Simon and Schuster), Forest Avenue Press anthology City of Weird, Sixty Minutes, Story Corps, Flaunt Magazine, The Big Smoke, Human the movie, and much more.
In 2022, Sean and his family moved to Astoria, Oregon. Today he writes grants for organizations in his community, lobbies for important issues such as ending the Authorization for the Use of Military Force and the Oregon Wildlands, and shoots the occasional documentary. He spends his off time writing, drawing, painting, and up-keeping his land with Kelly, Jackie, and his two giant dogs Luna and Bombur.