Bec Jessen lives in Toowoomba with her  two cacti. She is the winner of the 2013 Queensland Literary Award for Best Emerging Author for her verse novel Gap. In 2012 Bec won the State Library of Queensland Young Writers Award. Bec’s writing has been published in The Lifted Brow, Voiceworks, Stilts, Scum Mag and Rex. Bec graduated from QUT in 2011 with a BFA in Creative and Professional Writing.



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  1. Hi Bec,
    I heard you read at Michelle Dikonoski’s book launch at Avid a while ago and have been meaning to email you since. I really enjoyed your reading and was wondering whether you might have any suggestions for someone I know who I think has an enormous potential as a writer and is looking for a mentor…

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