Soleil Davíd is a poet, writer, and translator who moved from the Philippines to the United States at age seventeen. Her work has appeared or is forthcoming in Two Lines, Los Angeles Review of Books, Cream City Review, and Ulirát: Best Contemporary Stories in Translation from the Philippines, among others. She received a BA from UC Berkeley and an MFA from Indiana University, and has received support from PEN America, VONA, and Bread Loaf Translators’ Conference. In addition to her work at AAWW, she is the Editorial Fellow at Words Without Borders. She lives in Washington, DC with her partner and their dog named Balut.