Leela Soma

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Leela Soma was born in Madras, India and now lives in Glasgow. Her poems and short stories have been published in a number of anthologies and publications, including the National newspaper The Scotsman, The Grind, New Voices and Gutter magazineShe has had two novels and some short stories in various anthologies and National newspapers like the Scotsman.

Her first poetry pamphlet was ‘From Madras to Milngavie.’ Some of her poems have been in Gutter magazine, New Voices, The Grind, and Visual Verse. Her poems were published in the magazine Steel Bellows, in USA, in the late fall of 2016 and in India in the Bangalore review. Her second collection is entitled ‘Tartan and Turmeric,’ published in 2018

She has served on the committee for the Milngavie Books and Arts Festivals and on the Scottish Writer’s Centre Committee.  Her work reflects her dual heritage of India and Scotland.


Visit her author page on Amazon for her books: http://www.amazon.co.uk/Leela-Soma/e/B00412LLCE

Email: [email protected]

Twitter ID : glasgowlee



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