addie rahmlow

Addie Rahmlow (she/her) is a writer, editor, and student from the Midwest, as well as an incoming freshman studying Creative Writing and International Relations at Stanford University. She can often be found stuck in a state of perpetual writer's block, making iced tea, or attempting to romanticize her life by going on runs at sunset. She is passionate about synthesizing language and politics, and intends to work in journalism in the future. Her work can be found in Interstellar Literary Review and Ice Lolly Review, among others, and has been recognized by the National Scholastic Art and Writing Awards. She hopes you're having a wonderful day!

selected publications

Haibun for The Forgotten, Ice Lolly Review1992, Interstellar Literary Reviewi see god's tongue in the band room, hand picked poetryA Thousand Silver Moons, Blue Marble ReviewLetter to the Grandmother I Never Met, Hot Pot Magazine


Scholastic National Gold MedalScholastic National Silver MedalScholastic American Voices Award Nominee (2021)Scholastic Gold Key (x3)CWW Young Writer's Award (Honorable Mention)Duane Stein Short Story Contest 2nd place (2019 & 2022) and 1st place (2020)2nd place, Metamorphosis Writing Contest: Seaglass Literary, Coexist Lit Magazine, Global Youth Review1st Place, WI NEWSPA Awards - Best Review in a High School Newspaper (2023)


Write the World Community Ambassador, Summer 2020Prose Reader, Paracosm Literary Journal, August 2021 - March 2021General Editor, Ice Lolly Review, May 2022 - presentCreative Writing Mentee, Iowa Young Writers' Studio - under Rasheeda Saka - July 2022Staff Writer, Incandescent Review, May 2023 - presentEllipsis Writing Workshop, Summer 2023