Kaylee Jeong is a Korean American high school student living in Portland, OR. She has poetry in or forthcoming from BOAAT, Cargoes and The Rising Phoenix Review. In addition, her poetry and short fiction have been recognized by the Alliance for Young Artists & Writers, Hollins University and Columbia College Chicago.
This April, to recognize and honor National Poetry Month, we curated a folio of poems by 10 Asian American high school students. This page features Kaylee Jeong's "Intercession Prayer." We invite you to take a moment to read the other nine poems in this collection here.
— Marci Calabretta Cancio-Bello, Poetry Editor