Shelley Wong is the author of the chapbook RARE BIRDS (Diode Editions). Her poems have appeared in Crazyhorse, Kenyon Review Online, Sycamore Review, and Verse Daily.
She is the recipient of a 2017 Pushcart Prize and fellowships and support from Kundiman, the MacDowell Colony, Kenyon Review Writers Workshop, Fine Arts Work Center, I-Park Foundation, Fire Island National Seashore, and SPACE (Portland, ME). She holds an MFA from the Ohio State University and a BA from UC Berkeley.
She lives in the San Francisco Bay Area, where she is working on her first full-length poetry collection.