Para Vadhahong hails from Bangkok, Thailand and has lived most recently in Houston, Roanoke, and Southwest Florida. Vadhahong’s poems are published in Kingdoms in the Wild, Hyacinth Review, Lover’s Eye Press, Ice Lolly Review, fifth wheel press, DVAN, Sine Theta, Honey Lit, and more. She earned a B.A. in English and Classics at Hollins University. She is a 2023 Brooklyn Poets fellow, and the winner of Salt Hill Journal’s Arthur Flowers Flash Fiction Prize, the Lex Allen Literary Festival’s Fiction Prize, and Hollins University’s Nancy Thorp Prize. Read more at paravadhahong.weebly.com.