Brandon Kim is a junior at Culver City High School and current editor in chief of the literary magazine Candid Lit. His work has been recognized by several competitions, including the Scholastic Arts and Writing Awards and Letters about Literature, and he has also attended for his writing both the California State Summer School for the Arts (CSSSA) and the Kenyon Young Writers’ Conference. He also serves as an editor for the literary magazine Polyphony Lit and is the copy editor for his school newspaper, the Centaurian. When not writing or editing, Brandon can be found on the slopes of the local Baldwin Hills, where he currently works as an intern for the L.A. Audubon-run Baldwin Hills Greenhouse Program. He also enjoys running, hiking, watching baseball, and spending time with family.