Jacob Donley is an Illinois author who writes poetry, fantasy, and science fiction. Writing is an art that grew from a love of reading. He loved to experience new worlds and the emotions that rose up from amazing stories and poems. He became a writer to do the same for other readers, wanting to contribute to field of creative writing. His favorite poets are Dylan Thomas, Robert Frost, and Emily Dickinson. His favorite fantasy authors are Robert Jordan, Terry Brooks, R.A. Salvatore, and Patrick Rothfuss.