Jill Jones has published nine full-length books of poetry including Breaking the Days, The Beautiful Anxiety, which won the 2015 Victorian Premier’s Literary Award for Poetry, and Ash is Here, So are Stars. Her work is represented in major anthologies including the Macquarie PEN Anthology of Australian Literature and The Penguin Anthology of Australian Poetry. In 2014 she was poet-in-residence at Stockholm University. She is a member of the J.M. Coetzee Centre for Creative Practice, University of Adelaide.