Brian Thompson

Brian Thompson is a writer in St. Augustine and a weekly columnist for the St. Augustine Record. His column, "Life in a Nutshell," has won Florida Press Club Awards for commentary in 2009 and 2010, and he has been an occasional commentator on 89.9 FM WJCT, the NPR-affiliate in Jacksonville.

He is a former journalist who has written for publications including Scholastic’s Parent and Child Magazine, Folio Weekly, Jacksonville Magazine, Street and Smith’s Sports Business Journal, Rosebud, the Jacksonville Business Journal, and Delicious Magazine.

He works at Flagler College in St. Augustine where he oversees the Public Information Office, edits Flagler College Magazine, advises the online newspaper, The Gargoyle, and teaches an opinion writing class.

Much of his work can also be found on his blog: