Animals: “Ode to Animalism” by Emma Miao

About Emma Miao

Emma Miao is a poet from Vancouver, Canada. Her work appears in Diode Poetry Journal, Cosmonauts Avenue, Atlanta Review, Rust + Moth, Glass: A Journal of Poetry, and The Emerson Review. Her poem ‘Rabbits on the Balcony’ won the Fiddlehead’s 2021 Ralph Gustafson Prize for Best Poem. Her debut chapbook, “Geography of Mothers,” is forthcoming from Frog Hollow Press in 2021. She is the winner of the F(r)iction Poetry Contest, a finalist for the Atlanta Review International Poetry Prize, a commended Foyle Young Poet, and an alumna of the Iowa Young Writers’ Studio. She is sixteen years old.