Yejin Heo

Yejin Heo

Yejin Heo is currently a senior at Northwood High School in Irvine, California. She stays grounded by her love for creative expression through writing and believes storytelling is a necessary catalyst for meaningful change. Fascinated by fiction and personal narrative, the untold, art and identity, and our relationships to language and cultural taboos, she is always striving to learn from experiences that feel far from her own. Requests to gift her Edible Arrangements, personality quizzes, and recommendations for fine cheeses are all appropriate reasons to contact her: yjheo9008@gmail.com
Opinion: The importance of hope in today’s world

Opinion: The importance of hope in today’s world

It seems that day after day, we’re pounded by an avalanche of distressing news, and it’s easy to lose hope in these times. Some might say hope is a desperate thing, but on the contrary, it’s how we as a people survive. Hope is an indispensable force to hold on to. ...

Poem: Black Lives Matter

Poem: Black Lives Matter

I’m awakened to the muted thunder of one more dead  Cursing myself that if I had stirred awake some time sooner They could have heard me   Heard me say I won’t let thousands of promises melt to the ground anymore Wash up on the graves of those already gone  Heard...