Rarely Tidy Ramblings is a collection of projects, an archive of art and writing, and a blog chronicling the day-to-day thoughts of Jess Cross.

I am a late-30s creative living with my wife, our kindergartener son, and our neurotic cat somewhere north of Boston.

→ Find out more about who I am in the About Me.
→See what I’m up to or read my thoughts about life, creativity, parenthood, and other ephemera in my Blog.
→See a (currently incomplete) archive of my poetry and other writing in (shock) Poetry & Other Writing.
→Watch me (hopefully) progress in my ambitions of learning to paint and draw in Art.
→See what I’m striving for in my ever-evolving Bucket List.
→See what’s buoying me up or keeping me positive in my personal project, my Gratitudes Journal.