Jasmine Sierra

writing on the run.

Jasmine Sierra is a graduate of Oberlin College and poet 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.

Portfolio

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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...
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

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...
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

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

We Sweat Honeysuckle Anthology
Devoted to exploring the eccentric and the electric, Winter Tangerine presents an anthology from the winter workshop, WE SWEAT HONEYSUCKLE.
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...
by any other name.
names have meaning. you cannot call a rose a poppy and have it be the same.
Avoidant Personality
Featured preview of my work in Lydia Haven's Sapphic Zine, set to ship August 20th!
on the seventh day.
what i could not find in fiction, i would make real.

2015

PULSE ( 5x. )
five times i think i heard my heartbeat.
LUST IS...
not ruining myself over your mediocre touch.
THE TRUTH OF IT IS.
witches don't go runnin' with sharp claws, or sharp teeth.
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?
date in de summertime.

2013 - 2014

mermaid tales.
she always dreamed up shades of blue.
to the 'other' girl.
i know you wanna blend in but you can't make a wolf out of a sheep.
Absent
missing from the world, missing from my thoughts.
Never Found
he went missing and never came back.

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