salonee verma

salonee k. verma is an indian-american writer from the dc area who is also the co-founder and head interdisciplinary reader for antinarrative zine.

salonee has been nominated for a pushcart prize and recognized by the scholastic arts & writing awards.


featured publications:

To Be Clear: A Femme Fatale (Gender-Neutral!) Guides You Through A Noir Film In Bollywood (First Of Its Kind! Tickets Open Now!) (nominated for the pushcart prize!) from Dishsoap Quarterly

Once, There Was The Sea from Farside Review

Three Pieces in Issue 3 from Pollux Journal

ALL PUBLICATIONS:

2022:

DEAR Poetry Journal - poem - LATELY I'VE BEEN THINKING OF REVOLUTIONS (forthcoming)

Overtly Lit - prose - Nossa Filho Vermelho de Fátima (forthcoming)

brave voices mag - poetry - PERSIMMON DRIPS FROM YOUR SKIN IN THE AUTUMN (forthcoming)

Overtly Lit - prose - MOON SONG (forthcoming)

Ayaskala - poetry - For Golden Girls When The Going Gets Golden

Yuzu Press - poetry - Lying As An Indulgence

Yuzu Press - poetry - THINGS YOUR MOTHER SHOULD HAVE TOLD ME

Body Without Organs - poetry - London's Calling For Its Victims Again

Farside Review - prose - Once, There Was The Sea

2021:

Pollux Journal - poetry - Haibun for 74th Street & Anti-Fluency

Pollux Journal - prose - A Self-Made Legacy

Pollux Journal - poetry - Frankenstein Becomes a People-Pleaser

the winnow magazine - prose - Something That We Offer

warning lines mag - prose poetry - Haibun as Resistance: For Auntie Ji

cool rock repository - poetry, full moon awardee 2021 - Ritha’ al-Chandra

Body Without Organs - poetry - requiem for a modern-day ophelia

Ice Lolly Review - poetry, multilingual - tere liye

Dishsoap Quarterly - prose - To Be Clear: A Femme Fatale (Gender-Neutral!) Guides You Through A Noir Film In Bollywood (First Of Its Kind! Tickets Open Now!) (nominated for the pushcart prize!)

zindabad zine - poetry - shuì jiào / so jao

zindabad zine - prose - alternate universe in which we love

journal of erato - poetry - text me when u get home but home is a person

journal of erato - poetry - backflipping through a coming of age

poetically magazine - poetry - hot girl summer

Southchild Lit - poetry - girl is dreaming

FAIRY PIECE MAG - poetry - eleven commandments for intersectional poster children

Backslash Lit - hybrid short story - anyways love letters don't last

Pollux Journal - poetry - bijli gayi

[sub]liminal mag - poetry - Summer Thunderstorm, Broken Up

clandestine lit - poetry - hot air spills into my lungs when you sing &