Suhasini Yeeda (she/her) is a first-generation queer Indian American from Dallas, Texas. Her work appears or is forthcoming at Ms. Magazine, The Los Angeles Review of Books, The Indian Review, Madcap Review, Packingtown Review, the Arroyo Seco Press Anthology Redshift 5, and Huq: I Seek No Favor.
She is a two-time Pushcart Prize nominee and a one-time nominee for The Best American Short Stories and Best of the Net. She holds her MFA in writing from Sarah Lawrence College and a BA from Texas Wesleyan University. She is a member of Women Who Submit, a literary organization using social media and community events to empower women and non-binary authors to submit work for publication.
Suhasini is a California Arts Council Emerging Artist Fellow. She lives in Los Angeles, loves to bake, and is unapologetic addict of cooking competition shows.