Jessica Abughattas is a poet living in Los Angeles. Her work has been published in  BOAAT, Muzzle, Thrush Poetry Journal, Literary Hub, and elsewhere.  New poems are forthcoming in OSU The Journal and Tinderbox. 

Her poems have been nominated for the Pushcart Prize, the Best of the Net, and Best New Poets. She earned an MFA in poetry at Antioch University, where she studied social justice and was the editor of Lunch Ticket Issue 13. She has been a poetry reader for Frontier Poetry and currently reads for Palette.