Tabitha Blankenbiller

Oregon, United States

Member Since: 08/27/2013

Tabitha Blankenbiller is a Pacific Northwest native, originally born in Seattle and raised on the Mt. Rainier plateau. She graduated from the Pacific University MFA program in June 2012 (and was student commencement speaker, a credential that doesn't quite fit anywhere else but in this web bio). She is a staff writer at PDXX Collective and Spectrum Culture, and writes The Wordstalker column for Barrelhouse Magazine. Her personal essays have been published in journals including Hobart, Passages North and Brevity. She is currently working on a novel about lost friendships.


Twitter Username: @tabithablanken


  • Bachelor of Arts in English from Concordia University (June 2007)
  • Master of Fine Arts in Writing from Pacific University (June 2012)

Genres of Interest

Fiction, Creative nonfiction