Jessica Keener’s writing career was launched when her story “Recovery” won second prize in Redbook's fiction contest. Her work has since been recognized in The Pushcart Prize under “Outstanding Writers” and has appeared in numerous publications, most recently in the Huffington Post. She is the recipient of a Massachusetts Cultural Council Artist’s Grant and was a finalist for Bread Loaf’s Bakeless Literary Prize. Her debut novel, Night Swim, has been widely praised by reviewers and book bloggers. Her feature articles have appeared in the Boston Globe; O, The Oprah Magazine, Coastal Living, Design New England, and other national publications.