Writer

About

b. 1986, HK.

 

Jess Taylor IS Grateful for the support Of :

The Ontario Arts Council

The Canada Council of the Arts

 

 

 

 

Jess Taylor is a Toronto writer and poet. Her second collection, Just Pervs, will be released by Book*hug in Canada in Fall 2019. Recently, a short story from that collection, "Two Sex Addicts Fall in Love", was long-listed for The Journey Prize and included in The Journey Prize Anthology 30. The title story from her first collection, Pauls (BookThug, 2015), "Paul," received the 2013 Gold Fiction National Magazine Award. Jess believes that collaboration and helping other writers is an important part of her writing practice and continues to organize events in the community. She is currently working on a novel, Play, and a continuation of her life poem, Never Stop.

Jess Taylor is represented by Marilyn Biderman, Transatlantic Agency.