Meet the Poet
Reka Jellema is a multi-media writer who loves to collaborate with other artists and poets to create new voices. Jellema is currently working with her writing partners on a book of collaboratively written poems. She works in social services, advocating, finding employment opportunities, and providing supports and empowerment for individuals with developmental disabilities and mental illness. Jellema lives with her husband and Newfoundland dog in Holland, near the dunes of Lake Michigan. Her poems and photographs can be found on Twitter at @RekaJellema and on rekajellema.com, her website. Read.