Jessica Cuello is the author of Pricking (Tiger Bark Press 2016), which won The 2017 CNY Book Award, and Hunt, winner of The 2016 Washington Prize from The Word Works. Jessica is also the author of the chapbooks My Father’s Bargain (2015), By Fire (2013), and Curie (2011). She was the winner of The 2018 New Ohio Review Poetry Prize and The 2013 New Letters Poetry Prize. She was the recipient of a Saltonstall Writing Fellowship and The Decker Award from Hollins University for outstanding secondary teaching. She teaches French in Central NY.