Marcus Slease (JJ Mars) is a writer and performer. They were born in Portadown, N. Ireland and have lived all over the world, including some years in Turkey, Poland, and South Korea. They currently live in London.
Some loves include Lydia Davis, Ron Padgett, Bill Bissett, James Tate, Richard Brautigan, Tim Atkins, Michael Earl Craig, Lorrie Moore, Deborah Levy, and Lucia Berlin.
Also experimental noise music.
Also Russian absurdism and various surrealisms.