About

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Valerie Hsiung’s debut books of poetry–incantation inarticulate and under your face–were both published in 2013 by O Balthazar Press. Latest and notable poetry and writing can be found in print and digital with American Letters & Commentary, Apiary, Denver Quarterly, Hayden’s Ferry Review, LOVEbook by SP CE, Mad Hatters’ Review, Moonshot, New Delta Review, the PEN Poetry Series, RealPoetik, and VOLT, among elsewhere. Her poetry books have been honored as winner of the 2012 Frances Mason Harris Prize and as finalist for the 2015 Fence Press Ottoline Book Prize and the 2014 Coconut Books Elizabeth P. Braddock Prize. As a vocalist-lyricist and performance artist, she has premiered work throughout France and the United States. A child of the Bluegrass hills of Cincinnati and the Mojave desert of Las Vegas, Hsiung is now based out of Brooklyn, where she is completing her an EP with her band OONA V.

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<<Sometimes art (poetry) is like a beautiful sick dog who shits all over the house.>>

Frank

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Contact : valerie dot ohio at gmail dot com

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