Jennifer Metsker's work has appeared in the Southern Review, Gulf Coast, The Cincinnati Review, The Cimarron Review, The Michigan Quarterly and other journals. She has also had a poem featured on Verse Daily. Her work often explores issues related to psychology and psychiatry, and she aims to foster greater compassion for the struggles faced by people with mental illnesses. Most recently her work can be found in the Seattle Review, alice blue review, and Whiskey Island (forthcoming). She teaches writing at the Stamps School of Art and Design at the University of Michigan.