Jessica Garratt

Jessica Garratt is the author of Fire Pond, winner of the Agha Shahid Ali Prize in Poetry. She’s been awarded fellowships and writing residencies from the Michener Center for Writers, MacDowell Colony, VCCA, and other institutions and earned her PhD from the University of Missouri. She lives with her husband and daughter in Maryland, where she recently finished a Psychoanalytic Studies Program and has begun to pursue a second career as a psychotherapist.