Jen’s memoir-in-progress, Beautiful Tomorrows, is a powerful coming-of-age story about family ties, depression and the silences we learn to break. This memoir shines a light on hidden mental health issues and gives hope to those affected and their families for a brighter future.

Read excerpts from the memoir:
“Promises and Lies” - Manifest Station
“Lost Birds” - Entropy

Read other personal essays:
“Rift with My Mother” - Washington Post
“Mother: A Dictionary” - GAY MAG