Jaya Hickey is 17 years old and a senior at Flushing High School. This is her first year in Blazer. She joined the publication because she likes writing and free food. She enjoys drawing, reading, and theorizing conspiracies. “The universe is a hologram and time is an illusion.”Jaya’s favorite food is middle eastern cuisine and she likes to hoard books. She is an illustrator and writer for Blazer.