Jeremy Hsiao is a graduate from the California School of the Arts. His creative writing work has been nationally recognized by the Scholastic Art and Writing Awards, National Student Poets Program and 826 National's Poets in Revolt! Anthology. His poetry, essays and reviews have appeared in TeenReads, Aerie International, the Apprentice Writer, the Young Poets Network and Sidney Lanier Poetry. He will be attending Stanford in the fall of 2021 but is taking a gap year to pursue passions, prepare academically, and get some work experience.