Don't Cry, Phoenix
Sonia F.L. Leung
Sonia F.L. Leung’s debut poetry collection, Don’t Cry, Phoenix (2020), in both English and Chinese, is accompanied by an album of ten songs. Sonia earned her MFA in Creative Nonfiction with distinction in 2016. The same year, Sonia’s story, Diamond Hill, won the second prize in Hong Kong’s Top Story, co-organized by Radio Television Hong Kong and EJ Insight. Recently, Sonia has completed her memoir The Girl Who Dreamed and is exploring publication opportunities. Sonia’s work has appeared in multiple publications in the U.S. and Asia, including West Trestle Review, Remington Review, Cha: An Asian Literary Journal, The Shanghai Literary Review, Mala Literary Journal, and Afterness – Literature from the New Transnational Asia, an anthology.