Jessica Hornik lives and writes in a hamlet in upstate New York. Her poems have appeared in publications including the Atlantic, Poetry, the New Republic, National Review, the TLS, and the Yale Review. She earned degrees from Cornell University and New York University. The mother of two sons, she lives with her husband in a house on the Mohawk River, a few miles from where she grew up. She works as a freelance editor.
Hornik's A Door on the River was published by Chatwin on September 12, 2018.