Author photo of Mia Ayumi Malhotra, photo credit Sana Javeri Kadri

Mia Ayumi Malhotra is the author of Isako Isako, winner of the 2017 Alice James Award, the Nautilus Gold Award for Poetry, the National Indie Excellence Award, and the Maine Literary Award. Her poems have appeared in numerous literary journals and anthologies, including The Yale Review, CALYX, Indiana Review, and Ink Knows No Borders: Poems of the Immigrant and Refugee Experience. She currently lives in the San Francisco Bay Area.