author of "Alice's Sister"

NEWS: "Alice's Sister" WON the Book of the Year Awards!
NEWS: I was named and pictured in the Huffington Post for a conference presentation on "Alice's Sister"!

POETRY                                               FREELANCE EDITING and WRITING

Alice's Sister                                                 
Only as a Body & TFIM                                    
individual poems                                                    

Jessica Young is a writer in Washington, DC.  She completed her Master's of Fine Arts in Creative Writing (poetry) at the University of Michigan, where she held a Zell Fellowship, and received two Hopwood awards and the 2010 Moveen Residency.  Her undergraduate work was at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology where she received four Ilona Karmel prizes for her poetry and essays.

She can be reached at or through Poets&Writers.