Jacqueline he

editor in chief

Jacqueline is a high school writer from San Jose, California. She has been recognized by the National YoungArts Foundation, the Alliance for Young Artists & Writers, the Adroit Journal Prizes, the Columbia College in Chicago, Princeton University, Hollins University, and Gannon University. Her poem was recently nominated for Bettering American Poetry.  


rhee kang

editor in chief

Rhee is a junior from San Jose, California. She enjoys drawing small sketches and scribbling poems in her math notebook with messy penmanship when she's bored. Her favorite manga is Tokyo Ghoul. 


Kayleigh Sabo

prose editor

Kayleigh is a graduate of Kutztown University with a degree in Professional Writing. She currently works in the publishing industry and lives in Arizona with three corgis. When she's not writing, she enjoys watching Cutthroat Kitchen and spending too much money at Sephora. Her work can be followed on tumblr at @shotdunyun.


Erika Garbanzos

poetry editor

Erika is a graduate with a degree in Humanities. She is currently working as a freelance writer, and spends her free time learning Japanese. Besides writing, she loves reading manga. You can find some of her work @cofindings on tumblr.


Tesia Kim

prose editor

 

Tesia is a junior at Homestead High School who enjoys listening to music and sleeping. She can usually be found daydreaming or writing in her spare time. Bungou Stray Dogs is her favorite anime. You can keep up with her shenanigans @noisyduprob on tumblr.


Haley is a rising sophomore from the non-snowy part of Canada. Currently, her writing projects include co-founding her school's first literary magazine and finishing a manuscript about sinophone teens learning to love their own culture. Besides writing, Haley has an obsession for French culture/history, Sylvia Plath, and playing laser tag with her friends.

Haley Chung

prose editor


Hannah is a high school junior in California. She spends most of her time drowning in homework, writing, and obsessing over Hamilton. When she's free, she enjoys finding new music and scrolling through Tumblr.

Hannah H

poetry editor


Nik is currently a student at UIC in Chicago. He writes poetry and fiction to distract himself from the hell that is engineering. He's also loves dogs, tea, tumblr, and key lime pie.

Nicolas Buitrago

poetry editor


valerie wu

visual arts editor

Valerie Wu is a student at Presentation High School in San Jose, California. Having participated in the arts since she was young, she is currently working on her visual portfolio titled East vs. West, a culmination of urban landscapes, language, and culture reminiscent of Asian-American identity. Her writing has been featured in The Huffington Post, We Are Three Dimensional, and Susan Cain's Quiet Revolution.


Susan zhou

poetry editor

Susan is a junior at Lynbrook High School in San Jose, California. She has served on the staff of several publications and is a major book addict. When she's not reading or writing, she enjoys traveling, running, finding new music, and hanging out with friends!


Tiffany Zhao

visual arts editor

Tiffany Zhao is a junior at the Harker School in San Jose, California. She has been drawing since she was 4 years old. The mediums she is experienced in are pencil sketching, oil painting, acrylics, pastels, and watercolor. Her favorite medium of art is oil painting because she enjoys the experimentation in the layering of paints.