Sandy Tseng’s poems have appeared in Crab Orchard Review, Crazyhorse, Fugue, Hunger Mountain, The Nation, Third Coast, and other magazines. Her poems have been anthologized in Yellow as Turmeric, Fragrant as Cloves (Deep Bowl Press, 2008). Among her awards are The Nation’s Discovery Award, and scholarships from the Bread Loaf Writers’ Conference and the Vira I. Heinz Foundation. She has held residencies from the MacDowell Colony and the Virginia Center for the Creative Arts. She lives in Denver, Colorado, with her husband Eric Tham.