Yeon Somin

Yeon Somin

Yeon Somin is a rising literary talent in Korea who has made her mark in both literary and television writing. She has received multiple accolades for her writing since her career as a novelist took off in 2022, when she received the prestigious Korea New Writer’s Award for her debut work ‘Lazy Kinko’. Yeon is an active contributor to the Brunch writing community and has worked as a freelance television writer for major networks including SBS, MBC, and YTN. ‘The Healing Season of Pottery’, about an overworked screenwriter who finds solace in the art of pottery, will  be translated into 15 languages and published in the UK by Viking. Global release is planned for Autumn 2024.