Jesse Keen

Jesse KeenJesse Keen’s poems and prose most recently explore rural life in the Texas Panhandle, to which she is a recent arrival. She has also lived and worked in Portland, Oregon and Boston, Massachusetts. Her poetry is forthcoming in Cleaver Magazine (; she has been published by Persephassa ( and horse less press ( She has also self-published nonfiction and personal essays in zine form. A chapbook of nonfiction is forthcoming in fall 2015 from MIEL.