IMG_6525 Jessica G. de Koninck’s collection of poems, Cutting Room, is available from Terrapin Books. Contact her directly through this site for a signed copy. Click the link to read her poem “Evolution” which is featured on Verse Daily, and check out a review of Cutting Room at Broadkill Review.


Follow the link to hear her interviewed by Garrison Keillor who reads her poem “Repairs” on the Writer’s Almanac.

She is also the author of one chapbook, Repairs, Finishing Line Press. A three-time Pushcart Prize nominee, Jessica has been a finalist for the Dobler, the Raynes and the Ledge poetry prizes. Her poems have appeared in numerous journals and anthologies including the Valparaiso Literary Review, Poetrymagazine, LiteraryMama, Apple Valley Review and the Widows’ Handbook. Her B.A. is from Brandeis. Her M.F.A. is from Stonecoast. She is a grandma, a former lawyer, and an incurable community volunteer.