"Why Don't We Paint The Town" and "The Standard"
Jess Smith is currently an Assistant Professor of Practice at Texas Tech University. Her work can be found in Prairie Schooner, Waxwing, 32 Poems, The Cincinnati Review, and other journals. She received her MFA from The New School and is the recipient of support from the Sewanee Writers' Conference and the Vermont Studio Center. See more at www.jesselizabethsmith.com.