author/magazine writer/investigative humorist
It can be surprisingly difficult to find a reader or editor who can see both the big picture and the small one. Jess is a terrific guide whether you're staring down the barrel of a single sentence or an entire book. He's both a particle AND a wave.
Also, he's funny.
Would it Kill You to Stop Doing That? (Twelve, 2012)
How to Live (Twelve, 2009)
Big Kiss (Random House, 2000)
Municipal Bondage (Random House, 1993)