2006 Just Plain Folks Award nominee 2006 OUTMUSIC Award nominee for 'best album in the inspirational category' 'an artist known for flexing her free-speech muscles on everything from domestic policies to gender politics' -artvoice 'exactly what we're all thinking but are hesitant to say' -The Examiner '[Jen/ed] is simply riveting: confident, poised, charismatic, emotional, funny, sarcastic, sincere. She reminds everyone in the room that spoken word is a performance art... of how powerful poetry can be when it's done right. I would eagerly pay to see this woman perform again, and I hope I get that opportunity soon.' -Jim Testa, Jersey Beat Magazine Spoken word artist/ writer/ educator, Jennifer Edwards a.k.a. JEN/ed has been creating socio-political work since 1999. She is the founder of Relaxation on the GO TM (relaxationonthego.net) through which she teaches practical relaxation and awareness techniques that people can use everywhere and everyday. Author of 'exposed' (CD, 05) and 'Truth Telling' (book, 06) Jen's work has been featured in: Velvet Park magazine, Queer Ramblings, After Ellen and on NTG Radio, Vegan Radio, Quest for Life and OUTFM. She has toured the US and Canada, performing in colleges, events and festivals and including Girlfest Hawaii, Mamapalooza, Queerstock and Peace Out East. Her collaborative theater piece 'The BOTTOM LINE: Sex Politics and Masturbation' has recently won a Fresh Fruit Award (2007). 'One-Breasted President', a track on 'exposed', is featured on the '06 Indy Music for Life Compilation' and recently received a Stone Wall Society Theme award.