Alexa Mergen

Alexa Mergen’s poems and essays have appeared in The Pedestal Magazine, The Redwood Coast Review, High Country News, Parabola, and other journals. She’s worked as a school teacher, teaching artist, and humane educator.

Recent Articles

Admirable friend

Alexa Mergen learns that an admirable friend shines a light on the wonder of compassion and that compassion requires awareness to be received.