Published Poetry

All are for an adult readership unless specified.

Forthcoming in 2023

“This Is What I’m Thinking at The Container Store” – Pine Hills Review

“Grubb Run Sonnet” – Whale Road Review

Desayunamos” (haiku) – Hedgerow #139


“Sometimes I Google You”Anti-Heroin Chic

“After Christmas Dinner”Reformed Journal

“In the Dark”Reformed Journal (listen to Jessica on the Reformed Journal podcast)

“Picking Cherries”Door Is a Jar

“She…” – Whiptail, Journal of the Single-Line Poem

“Broadleaf (reprint)” – Green Ink Poetry

“Dadurday”The Dirigible Balloon | (children’s poetry)

“At the Bridge”Calla Press

“Morning Run”Calla Press

“A Parent’s Shame”Pittsburgh Quarterly

“Concerning My Legs”Rathalla Review (page 24)

I Learned from My Mother” – Ember, a Journal of Luminous Things

“Thoughts About Rocks” – Radio, Rhythm, & Rhyme blog (scrolling required)

“Waiting for Tomatoes”Ekstasis

(two haiku)ONE ART, a Journal of Poetry

“Hi, I’m Mary. Nice to Meet You.” – Stanchion Issue 7


“Broadleaf”ONE ART

“Studio Two”Nurture

“The Letter”The Dirigible Balloon | (Children’s Poetry)

“To My Husband, Now a Father”Sledgehammer Lit

“Rope Swing”Ember, a Journal of Luminous Things

“Cellophane Crinkles” (haiku) –


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