Mary Soon Lee

The Cats of Mars, poem, Issue 45, December 15, 2018

Cherry Blossom 2050, poem, Issue 46, March 15, 2019

Mary Soon Lee was born and raised in London, but now lives in Pittsburgh. She writes both fiction and poetry, and has won the Rhysling Award and the Elgin Award. Her credits include Analog, Asimov's, F&SF, Strange Horizons and 119 haiku in Science. She has an anitquated website at and tweets at @MarySoonLee. 

Get to Know Mary better...

When did you start writing? 1990

When and what and where did you first get published? 1992. "Gift," a short story in Strange Days

Why do you write Science Fiction and/or Fantasy?

Because that's what I am most drawn to, perhaps because I've loved reading science fiction/fantasy since I was a small child. My fiction is (almost always) science fiction or fantasy. My poetry is more varied, for instance, I've recently been writing quite a bit of science poetry.

Do you blog?

I write occasional short blog posts at Goodreads( And I've had an online blog centered on my writing-related mail since 1995, which may be unearthed at

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