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Jessica Lee grew up in California and now resides in the Pacific Northwest. She is an Assistant Editor for Narrative Magazine and an former intern for Copper Canyon Press. She was a finalist for the 2017 So to Speak Poetry Contest selected by Natalie Diaz and the 2017 Greg Grummer Poetry Award selected by Monica Youn.

She holds a BA in Creative Writing and a minor in Dance from Western Washington University. While at Western, she worked as an editor for Jeopardy Magazine and as a Writing Assistant and Student Coordinator for Western’s Research and Writing Studio.

From 2016-2017 she served as Poetry Editor for Sweet Tree Review and was a member of the Sue C. Boynton Poetry Committee in 2017.

Her work is forthcoming in CALYX Journal, Crab Creek Review, Grist, and The Literary Review.

Find her collages on Instagram at femme.slice