Commonwealth of Life
Free Verse “But I am a blasted tree; the bolt has entered my soul.” ― Mary Shelley, Frankenstein Splintered from commonwealth of life we...
Jessica Lee McMillan is a poet with an MA in English. When not writing, doing front-line legal work or teaching, she spends time with her little family and buries herself in books and records.
Jessica's explores existential frameworks and perceptions in nature and music. She is working on a chapbook.
You can find her work in Pocket Lint, Goat's Milk Magazine, Rat's Ass Review, Tiny Spoon, Blank Spaces Magazine, Pinhole Poetry, Riddled with Arrows, Antilang, Dream Pop Journal, Willows Wept Review, Riddled with Arrows, The South Shore 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 QayQayt and Kwikwetlem First Nations.