Jessica Kim is a high school junior from La Cañada, California. She is the 2021-22 Los Angeles County Youth Poet Laureate, and has been recognized by Animal Heart Press' Chapbook Contest for her book "Tw-eye-light" which will be out in 2022. Her work has also been nominated for the Pushcart Prize, and appears in Wildness, Diode, and Jet Fuel among others. When she's not writing, she's editing for The Lumiere Review or Polyphony Lit. She is beyond honored to be the co-editor-in-chief of Polyphony and can't work with an amazing group of editors.