Soul Vang is the author of To Live Here, winner of the 2014 Imaginary Friend Press Poetry Prize, and co-editor of How Do I Begin?: A Hmong American Literary Anthology (Heyday, 2011). He is a poet, teacher, and U.S. Army veteran. He received his MFA in Creative Writing with emphasis on Poetry from California State University, Fresno, and he is a member of the Hmong American Writers’ Circle (HAWC). His writing has appeared in Asian American Literary Review, Fiction Attic Press, In the Grove, The Packinghouse Review, Southeast Asia Globe, and The New York Times, among others.