About Sionnain

Sionnain Buckley is a writer, editor, and visual artist. Her fiction has appeared in Winter Tangerine, Wigleaf, Foglifter, New South, CutBank, and others. She also occasionally writes essays, like this one at Autostraddle, and poetry (forthcoming at Strange Horizons). She is currently at work on her first novel.

Sionnain is a 2019 Rhinebeck Resident with The Seventh Wave, and serves as a prose editor for 3Elements Literary Review. She also coordinates a literacy mentorship program at an elementary school, and works as an essay advisor and research associate for Story2. Previously, Sionnain lived on a farm commune, worked at an historic bed and breakfast, was a live-in personal chef, and created and facilitated a book club and discussion group for LGBTQ+ high schoolers. She can’t seem to stay in one place for long, but she currently calls Somerville, Massachusetts home.

Photo by Richard Chase