Jessica Brock is a multigenre writer and MFA candidate in the Creative Writing & Environment program at ISU. She holds a bachelor’s degree in Film & Media Studies from Arizona State University, where she was also a writing mentor in the Writers’ Studio. Her writing tends toward the genres of speculative fiction, magical realism, and horror, covering such topics as motherhood & gender studies, mental health, socioeconomic & environmental issues, and the natural world.
Born in the Mojave desert, Jessi has roamed around North America and still isn’t ready to stay in one place. She is a recent transplant from Pasadena, California to Ames, Iowa, where she lives with her family. Her work is forthcoming in the Roadrunner Review and others; more information, music, and writing can be found at: https://jessibrock.wordpress.com/