Jessica Jacobs


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Bio: Jessica Jacobs is the author of Pelvis with Distance, a biography-in-poems of Georgia O'Keeffe, winner of the New Mexico Book Award in Poetry and a finalist for the Lambda Literary Award. Take Me with You, Wherever You're Going, her second full-length collection, is forthcoming from Four Way Books in 2019. She lives in Asheville, North Carolina, with her wife, the poet Nickole Brown. You can find more of her writing at

Jessica's Blogs

After a month alone in this New Mexico canyon, five miles from the nearest neighbor with no electricity and no reception, the cabin’s last inhabitant began hearing things. I wonder if I will, too.
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The Lesson
Only after the starter gun's snap, did my father burst from the port-a-potty...
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