Jackie K. White

Jackie K. White is a professor at Lewis University and a faculty advisor for Jet Fuel Review. She is the 2019 winner of the Reid H. Montgomery Distinguished Service Award by the College Media Association. Her recent poems appear in Tupelo Quarterly, and collaborative poems appear or are forthcoming in Pleiades, the Journal, Posit, Bennington Review, and Cincinnati Review. She has published three chapbooks, and served as an assistant editor for the anthology They Said: A Multi-Genre Anthology of Contemporary Collaborative Writing.


Cue the shimmering footage of girls
in white stockings strolling for orange sodas.
Then cue them to shred the sepia vestiges
of skirts once swinging like chandeliers.