Jessie Jones grew up in the prairies, spent a decade on Vancouver Island, divided several years between Toronto, the UK and Spain and now resides in Montreal.
Her writing has been featured in CV2, filling station, Lemonhound, Minola Review, PRISM International, The Puritan, Arc, B O D Y, and Poetry London (UK).
She has been shortlisted for the Malahat Review’s Far Horizons Award, Editor’s Choice in Arc’s 2017 Poem of the Year prize, and first-runner up PRISM International’s 2015 Poetry Award.
Nix, her first chapbook, was published by Desert Pets Press in 2017.
She is one of the founders of Literistic and her first poetry collection will be available in Fall 2020.