Author portrait by  Arthur Johnstone

Author portrait by Arthur Johnstone

soma mei sheng frazier

Soma Mei Sheng Frazier is an East Coast Native living in the San Francisco Bay Area, where she recently served as a San Francisco Library Laureate. Her award-winning fiction chapbooks, Salve (Nomadic Press, 2016) and Collateral Damage: A Triptych (RopeWalk Press), have earned praise from Nikki Giovanni, Daniel Handler, Antonya Nelson, Sarah Shun-lien Bynum, Molly Giles, Michelle Tea and others. Frazier’s writing has placed in literary competitions offered by HBO, Zoetrope: All-Story, the Mississippi Review and more. You can find her work online at Eclectica Magazine, Carve Magazine, Eleven Eleven and Kore Press—or read her interviews with CBS, SF Weekly, and Women's Quarterly Conversation. Recent(ish) work is available in Glimmer Train, issue 96, and ZYZZYVA, issue 106. While acting as final judge of the Tom Howard/Margaret Reid Poetry Contest, she is nose-to-grindstone on novel revisions.


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Salve (2016)