A native of Nyack, New York, Soon Wiley received his BA in English & Philosophy from Connecticut College. He holds an MFA in Creative Writing from Wichita State University. His writing has been nominated for a Pushcart Prize and earned him fellowships in Wyoming and France.
He resides in Connecticut with his wife and their two cats. His debut novel, WHEN WE FELL APART, was published by Dutton (US) and Simon and Schuster (UK) in spring 2022.