Jessica Reidy

Jessica Reidy

Jessica Reidy is a Brooklyn-based writer and adjunct English professor. She won The Penelope Nivens Award for Creative Nonfiction, and her work has been nominated for the Pushcart Prize and Best of the Net. Her poetry, fiction, and nonfiction have appeared in Narrative Magazine as Short Story of the Week, The Missouri Review blog, Prairie Schooner, and other journals. She is a Kripalu-certified yoga instructor offering yoga classes as well as yoga and creative writing workshops. Additionally, she continues to work her Romani (“Gypsy”) family trades, fortune telling, energy healing, and dancing. She is currently writing her first novel. Follow her on www.jessicareidy.com, on Twitter @JSReidy, and on Instagram @Jezmina.Vonthiele

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