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This is something new I’m going to be doing from time to time as the opportunity comes along. If you’re a writer/musician and would be interested in getting a feature, contact me at jamiebmusings@gmail.com so we can talk about it. Today, I’ll be featuring the awesome Jessica Kristie. She’s a twitter/facebook friend who writes poetry, has a great blog and just won an award. Check her out and be sure to check back a little bit later for one of her poems.

Jessica Kristie Biography

Jessica Kristie is the Writing Curator for ArtPlatform and the Co-Creator and contributor for the ArtPlatform book Inspiration Speaks.  Volume 1 is now available in print and eBook through all major retailers and benefits ColaLife.org.

Dreaming in Darkness is her first volume of poetry that is nominated for a 2011 Pushcart Prize and winner of the 2011 Sharp Writ Award in Poetry. Jessica’s second book Threads of Life will be released March 2012 through Winter Goose Publishing. Her first spoken word CD, Road Maps, will be released summer 2012.

Jessica has been published in several online and print magazines such as Zouch, Muse, A Writer’s Point of View and TwitArt Magazines.  You can find all of Jessica’s appearances under her Press Page at JessicaKristie.com.

Born and raised in the San Francisco Bay Area, Jessica Kristie discovered her passion for writing as a child. She expels emotion from her heart and mind, sometimes in structure and sometimes in free flow, as a way to heal and understand herself and those around her.

Drawing you close to her world through shared emotion, Jessica hopes to inspire you to heal, to love, and to find your own light while Dreaming in Darkness.

Where to Find Jessica:

Follow me on Twitter
Follow me on Facebook
Threads of Life this March!
Dreaming in Darkness BookTrailer