The Monthly Local Author Series will showcase Mary Soon Lee on Saturday, September 8, 2018, at 1 PM. She is a fantasy and science fiction author of both stories and poetry, including an epic fantasy, The Sign of the Dragon. She has won the Elgin Award and the Rhysling Award for her poetry, which has appeared in places ranging from American Scholar, to F&SF, to the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, to Science.
Her short story credits include Analog, Daily Science Fiction, F&SF, The Year’s Best Fantasy, and the Year’s Best SF. She has two short story collections: Ebb Tides and Other Tales and Winter Shadows and Other Tales.
Lee’s poem “Advice to a Six-Year-Old,” first published in Star*Line, won the 2018 Rhysling Award in the short poem category.