Cassondra Bird Combs was born in Sonoma County, California. She has lived in Seattle, Whitefish, and Madrid. She currently lives in Portland, Oregon, where she tends bar and waits tables and reads books and bakes cookies.
Combs earned a Bachelor’s in literature at Sonoma State University, and is currently pursuing her MFA at Portland State.
She has written and edited for school newspapers and is the fiction editor of Portland Review.
You can reach her at her whole name (Cassondra Bird Combs) at gmail. You can follow her on Twitter @CassondraBird, and hopefully she’ll start using that more.