Journalist, poet and freelance illustrator

Rena Medow attended the New School for poetry, Emily Carr University for painting and the Langara Certificate program for Journalism. Her first poetry chapbook, "I Have been Packing This Suitcase All My Life So Why Is It Empty?" came out in the fall of 2017 from Vegetarian Alcoholic Press. Her poems, essays and illustrations have been featured in a variety of places, including VICE, LunaLuna Magazine and The Minetta Review.