Hostess and Founder of Writers' Row: Downtown LA's Official Written Art Showcase, SoapBox Poets Open Mic, Writer Wednesdays, and the NoHo Salon. She is the Los Angeles Organizer for 100 Thousand Poets for Change and Founder of the one and only Los Angeles Poet Society! Jessica teaches for California Poets in the Schools at a Poet-teacher. (http://cpits.org/pt/los%20angeles/jessica-wilson.html)
Newly published in anthology In the Company of Women by Edgar & Lenore's Publishing House, 2012
"Viva La Poetry", A feature on Jessica M. Wilson written by Apryl Skies for Examiner Magazine: http://www.examiner.com/poetry-in-los-angeles/jessica-wilson-viva-la-poetry
An article written on Jessica's series, Writer Wednesdays by the NoHo Arts District E-zine, http://nohoartsdistrict.com/index.php/north-hollywood-news/item/1671-the-spirit-of-the-beats-and-the-beatnik#.UTfwHRyG26_
A Poet from East Los Angeles, CA, Jessica holds her Master of Fine Arts in Writing from Otis College, and a BA in both Creative Writing and Art History from UC Riverside.
Her heart is to build a universal community of literary goodness in Los Angeles! She is a Beat girl, true and true.
Publications and Prizes
In the Company of Women (Edgar and Lenore's Publishing House, 2012)
Revolutionary Poets Brigade: Los Angeles (Vagabond Press, 2016)