• Grant Young is a writer, fighter, and wonky eye ambassador



Against a Handful” – JAKE

The Pancake Mind Trials” – The Twin Bill


Snapdragons” – Roi Fainéant

Apple Stickers” – HAD

shallow end” – Idle Ink


Lit Mags and Switch Kicks, with Grant Young – Left The Hose On podcast


Grant Young (he/him) is a 25-year-old writer based in San Francisco. He is the recipient of an MFA degree in creative writing from the University of San Francisco, where he also graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing and played on the baseball team for five years.

He is currently revising a collection of essays about his reckoning with Division-1 baseball’s dark underbelly, including encounters with racism, ableism, and sexual assault.

Grant is also the Founding Editor of Clinch, a literary magazine for the martial arts. He trains Muay Thai in his spare time and watches an alarming amount of UFC.


You can contact Grant here through email, or through any of his social media channels.

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