Chavonn Shen

Chavonn Williams Shen was a first runner-up for the Los Angeles Review Flash Fiction Contest and a Best of the Net Award finalist. She was also a Pushcart Prize nominee, a winner of the Loft Literary Center's Mentor Series, and a fellow with the Givens Foundation for African American Literature. A Tin House and VONA workshop alum, her writing has appeared in Diode, Anomaly, Yemassee, Cosmonauts Avenue, and others.

Photo by Peter Limthongviratn