Marginalia with Orange Peel
Poetry Runner-up of the Surging Tide Summer Writing Contest
Selected by Hua Xi
Smile Ximai Jiang is a poet from Shenzhen, China and resides in Massachusetts. She serves as an editor for Polyphony Lit and The Lumiere Review. Smile is a 2023 poetry mentee of The Adroit Journal’s Summer Mentorship Program under Mario Chard. Her work appears or is forthcoming in Peach Mag, Palette Poetry, Kissing Dynamite,
Surging Tide, Rust & Moth,
COUNTERCLOCK, and diode poetry journal. Smile loves sumo oranges and her cat. She tweets at @smiii_jiang.