Rachel Jackson is a writer and artist from Duncan, BC. She ﬁrst discovered a passion for publishing while studying creative writing at Vancouver Island University in Nanaimo. She worked on VIU’s Portal magazine as the Art Acquisitions Editor, Assistant Art Director, and Fiction Editor for the 2017 issue, and was the Art Director of the 2018 issue. She is eager to ﬁnd a place to grow within the publishing industry. Rachel’s art and poetry have appeared in Portal, (parenthetical), Sad Girl Review, and several zines including Bad Wizards Club #2. She participated in Hot Art Wet City’s inaugural Sticky show this past March and has tabled at art fairs and conventions since 2015.