Jamie Mason is a Canadian science fiction writer and critic whose work is characterized by absurdist themes and an exaggeratedly fatalistic world-view. Mason has sold fiction to ON-SPEC: The Canadian Magazine of the Fantastic and Abyss & Apex. His book reviews have appeared in The Internet Review of Science Fiction.
Mason attended the University of Arizona (B.A. English Lit., 1988) and completed graduate studies at Chapman University (Education, 1997). He supported himself variously as a temp, security guard and school teacher while working on his writing. He lives on Vancouver Island.