jessica edwards is a d.c. native and graduate of sidwell friends school. she received her b.a. in sociology from rice university in houston and became a middle school instructor and worked with a nonprofit youth serving organization. she currently resides in orlando and strives to amplify the voices of Black women by creating work that centers Black women’s experiences. 

COLLECTIONS:

LYRICAL. CATHARSIS.

BLACK. OLYMPUS.

CONTRIBUTIONS:
abernathy magazine
blavity
the odyssey online
black girl in om
freeing she
vinyl poetry and prose
the new engagement
caja de resistencia

MORE POEMS CAN BE FOUND on Jessica’s blog