Sonia McCallum is a writer and poet who resides in Charlotte, NC. An avid reader, art enthusiast, and advocate for literacy in underserved populations, Sonia has worked as a technical writer for banking, finance, and industrial manufacturing organizations in North Carolina and Florida. A writer of fiction and poetry (soniakmccallum.com), her writing centers coming of age and young adulthood from the perspective of women of color.
Her poetry is set to be published in Sistories literary magazine (sistories.org/) in February 2020 and in her first chapbook, One, is scheduled to be released in May 2020. Sonia is the owner and CEO of The Word Yard, LLC (thewordyard.com), a professional writing boutique established in 2015 that specializes in resumes, business plans, and grants research and proposal writing. She can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org