Jessica Ciencin Henriquez is a Colombian-American writer and editor. Her personal essays and narrative journalism have appeared in the New York Times’ Modern Love column, Self Magazine, Cosmopolitan, Teen Vogue, Marie Claire, among many others. Her essays will be also be featured in the forthcoming anthology: Oprah's Little Guide to The Big Questions (Flatiron, 2018). Jessica holds an MFA from Columbia University as well as an MA in child studies and a bachelor’s degree in elementary education from East Carolina University. She currently lives, writes, and teaches in New York City.