Buddhism, Reflection and Truth
The symbolism of reaching for the light by Jessica Lee McMillan Koson’s Zen painting contemplates the perceived divisions between reality...
Jessica Lee McMillan is a poet and teacher with an MA in English. When not writing, she spends time with her little family, her big dog and buries herself in books and records.
Jessica's work explores perception, existential concerns, language, the body, pop culture, music, film, social justice, nature, physics and scale.
You can find her work in Pocket Lint, Tiny Spoon, Blank Spaces Magazine, Pinhole Poetry, Riddled with Arrows, Antilang, Dream Pop Journal, Gap Riot Press, SORTES, Train Poetry Journal, Lover's Eye Press, Red Alder Review and others.
Jessica is a white settler and first-generation Canadian who lives in New Westminster, British Columbia on stolen and unsurrendered lands of the Coast Salish and Halkomelem-speaking Peoples, in particular, the Kwantlen, QayQayt and Kwikwetlem First Nations.