Jasmine Sierra

writing on the run.

Jasmine Sierra is a student of Spalding University pursuing her MFA in poetry, and in the midst of organizing her first collection, AVOIDANT PERSONALITY. Her work has been featured in Winter Tangerine, Vagabond City Literature, Unrooted, and a host of her college publications.

United States of America

Portfolio

Collections

Platypus Press

letters to ghosts by Jasmine Sierra

a 2412 chapbook / NÂș4 "With its bewitching imagery and poignant disharmonies, Letters to Ghosts comes as an uncomfortable inquiry into one's identity and how this identity can...

Etsy / Self

PARADOX

Handmade chapbook edition of 30 containing sixteen original poems. . Cover design was printed on an iron press; all were hand-bound with thread. Outside material is Stonehedge,...

Reviews

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REVIEW: PARADOX BY JASMINE SIERRA

Jasmine Sierra's Paradox reads as a collection of persona poems, each page dedicated to the expression of a single slice of self, the pulsing parts coming together to form a...

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Paradox by Jasmine Sierra (A Review)

A. Imagine this: sitting on the wraparound porch of your grandmother's house in the heat of summer. starting on the porch steps licking popsicles with your best friend. planning...

2017

the Shade Journal

myopia of the family portrait

the Shade Journal is an online poetry journal focused on the empowerment of queer people of color (QPOC); publishing poems that inspires, devastates, and howls-

2016

Winter Tangerine

We Sweat Honeysuckle Anthology

Devoted to exploring the eccentric and the electric, Winter Tangerine presents an anthology from the winter workshop, WE SWEAT HONEYSUCKLE.

VAGABOND CITY

WHEN I FIRST WENT INTO THE OCEAN I | Jasmine Sierra

felt like a magic woman, magic mouth of the Pacific calling to me 'til she could kiss me on my feet. Asked me how I gone so long without lettin' these feet come to cozy up with...

InSolidarity

by any other name.

names have meaning. you cannot call a rose a poppy and have it be the same.

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Avoidant Personality

Featured preview of my work in Lydia Haven's Sapphic Zine, set to ship August 20th!

Nepantla

on the seventh day.

what i could not find in fiction, i would make real.

2015

InSolidarity

PULSE ( 5x. )

five times i think i heard my heartbeat.

Bodies of Water ( Queer Brown Collective )

LUST IS...

not ruining myself over your mediocre touch.

Wilder Voice

THE TRUTH OF IT IS.

witches don't go runnin' with sharp claws, or sharp teeth.

VAGABOND CITY

that's why they call her the trauma queen | Jasmine Lomax

where were you lookin' for happiness? in the bottle? in the bottom of her heart?

Nommo Magazine

date in de summertime.