Jessica is addicted to the beauty of words. Her love of telling stories and weaving tales has thrust her into a life of writing. Her philosophy is: Adventure first, then write!

She’s a member of the Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators and the Missouri Writers’ Guild. Jessica is the author of the highly praised children’s books, The Golden Rule, and My Family Is Different. She loves writing stories for budding minds and playing with imaginative characters. An avid book lover, she is also the author of the Embracing Entropy, space opera series, the first part of which won 2nd place for best science fiction book in the 2016 Summer Indie Book Awards.

Jess’s stories have been featured by: Outposts of Beyond, Chicken Soup for the Soul, Everyday Fiction, The Lorelei Signal, Circle Magazine, Yellow Mama, The Horror Zine, The Witches’ Voice, Blood Moon Rising Magazine, Bewildering Stories, Spirit One magazine, Fiction on the Web, Down in the Dirt Magazine, Beyond Imagination Literary Magazine, Postcard Shorts, Hellfire Crossroads, and Quantum Muse (where she used to be a staff member). She’s a  Wiccan who loves all types of people, but sometimes writes about Pagan issues too.