Mary Soon Lee was born and raised in London, but has lived in Pittsburgh for over twenty years. She writes both fiction and poetry, and once upon a time earned a degree in mathematics from Cambridge University. Her work has received the Rhysling Award and the Elgin Award, and has appeared in a wide range of publications including American Scholar, the Magazine of Fantasy & Science Fiction, the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, and Science. Her previous book, Elemental Haiku, contained a very different type of poetry: 119 haiku for the elements of the periodic table, and was published by Ten Speed Press in 2019. She tweets at @MarySoonLee and is hoping that her antiquated website will be updated any day now (http://www.marysoonlee.com).
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