“Collage Poem” © Jena Ardell, ALL RIGHTS RESERVED

ABOUT THE ARTIST: Jena Ardell is a freelance photographer and writer. Her photography has been exhibited worldwide and has appeared in numerous publications, including Rolling Stone, and can be found as the cover art to a handful of novels. She is a regular contributing writer and concert photographer for L.A. Weekly’s music and arts sections. Jena earned second place in the online feature category at the L.A. Press Club’s National Entertainment Journalism Awards 2011 for her contribution to L.A. Weekly’s Coachella coverage. Jena is currently pursuing editorial photography and seeking a publisher for a children’s book she penned during a cross-country train trip.


“Collage Poem” and other work by Jena Ardell will appear in the Silver Birch Press Green Anthology, a collection of poetry, prose, photography, and art from contributors in the U.S., U.K., and Europe — available March 15, 2013.