Dr. Mandy-Suzanne Wong


Member Since: 09/28/2018

Bermudian writer Mandy-Suzanne Wong is the author of The Box, a novel (Graywolf); Drafts of a Suicide Note (Regal), a Foreword INDIES literary-fiction finalist; Listen, We All Bleed (New Rivers), a PEN/Galbraith-nominated essay collection; and Awabi: A Duet of Short Stories, winner of the Digging Press Chapbook Award. Her work appears in Arcturus, Black Warrior Review, Cosmonauts Avenue, Litro, Necessary Fiction, Quail Bell, Storm Cellar, and elsewhere.

Website: www.mandysuzannewong.com

Twitter Username: @MandySuzanneW


  • The Box , Graywolf Press (September 19, 2023)
  • Listen, we all bleed , New Rivers Press (November 4, 2021)
  • Drafts of a Suicide Note , Regal House Publishing (October 11, 2019)
  • Awabi: A Duet of Short Stories , Digging Press (2019)


  • Nomination, PEN/Galbraith Award for Nonfiction (Listen, we all bleed)(2022)
  • Nomination, PEN Open Book Award (Drafts of a Suicide Note)(2020)
  • Finalist, Eyelands Book Award ("Drafts of a Suicide Note")(2019)
  • Finalist, American Book Fest Best Book Award for General Fiction ("Drafts of a Suicide Note")(2019)
  • Winner, Selcouth Station Environmental Chapbook Competition ("Artificial Wilderness")(2019)
  • Finalist and honorable mention, Red Hen Press Women's Prose Prize ("Listen, we all bleed")(2019)
  • Winner, Digging Press Chapbook Series ("Awabi")(2018)
  • Winner, Eyelands International Flash Fiction Competition ("Coconut octopus")(2018)
  • Finalist, Permafrost Prize ("Drafts of a Suicide Note")(2018)
  • Semifinalist, Conium Review Book Prize ("Drafts of a Suicide Note")(2016)
  • Shortlist, Santa Fe Writers' Project Literary Award ("Drafts of a Suicide Note")(2015)
  • Shortlist, Aeon Award ("Persimmon Wonderseeker")(2015)

Genres of Interest

Fiction, Creative nonfiction