Jacq Greyja is a writer of Jewish and Mexican descent living in Berkeley, California. They are a William Dickey Poetry Fellow and MFA student in Creative Writing at San Francisco State University.
Jacq is the author of the poetry chapbook Greater Grave (The Operating System, 2018). Their work has appeared or is forthcoming in Hold: A Journal, Dream Pop Journal, Linden Avenue, Peach Mag, Bettering American Poetry: Volume II, Apogee, Columbia Poetry Review, Berkeley Poetry Review, and elsewhere. They were a 2018 summer fellow in Radar Production's "Show Us Your Spines," a creative writing residency at the San Francisco Public Library's James C. Hormel LGBTQIA Center. Their poetry and collage pieces have exhibited at The Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive (2018) and Bushel Collective (2017).
Jacq holds a B.A. in English from UC Berkeley. They are a high school dropout and first-generation college graduate.