Pui Ying Wong

Pui Ying Wong’s new poetry collection FANLING IN OCTOBER is forthcoming from Barrow Street Press. She has written three other full-length books of poetry: The Feast, An Emigrant’s Winter and Yellow Plum Season —-along with two chapbooks. She has received a Pushcart Prize. Her poems have appeared in Ploughshares, Prairie Schooner, Plume Poetry, Chicago Quarterly Review, New Letters, Zone 3 and The New York Times, among many others. Born and raised in Hong Kong, she lives in Cambridge Massachusetts with her husband, the poet Tim Suermondt.

  • Rue Delambre

    As soon as the plane takes off the city

    If like a Buddhist I accepted the world