DANIEL LIU is an American writer. The author of COMRADE (fifth wheel press 2022), his work appears in The Adroit Journal and Diode. He has received awards from the Pulitzer Center, YoungArts, the Alliance for Young Artists and Writers, Columbia College Chicago, Bennington College, the Adroit Prizes for Poetry and Prose, and others.

Selected Poems."Return Home" and "Essay on Fortune-telling" in The Adroit Journal.
"Red Army" and "Flag-Waving" in Diode Poetry Journal.
"Decolonization" and "On Remembering" in GASHER Journal. (forthcoming)
"Thrifting" and "Hurricane Season" in Surging Tide Magazine. (forthcoming)
"Solitude" in Rust and Moth. (forthcoming)
Selected Prose."Family Portrait as Gutted Fish" in The Adroit Journal.
"Notes on Homeland" in Flat Ink Magazine.
“火” in Surging Tide Magazine. (Forthcoming)

2022 Surging Tide Magazine Summer Contest, Poetry. First Place Winner.2022 Surging Tide Magazine Summer Contest, Prose. First Place Winner.2022 The Adroit Prizes for Poetry and Prose, Poetry. Finalist.2022 The Adroit Prizes for Poetry and Prose, Creative Nonfiction. Finalist.2022 Pulitzer Center Fighting Words Poetry Contest, Poetry. Finalist.2022 Columbia College Young Authors Contest, Poetry. Finalist.2022 Bennington Young Writers Awards, Creative Nonfiction. Third Place Winner.2022 Maitland Public Library Poetry Contest, Poetry. Winner.2022 Scholastic Art & Writing Awards, Poetry. National Gold Medalist, 5 Gold Keys.2022 The Incandescent Review Annual Writing Contest, Poetry. First Place Winner.2022 YoungArts National Arts Competition, Creative Nonfiction. Honorable Mention.2022 YoungArts National Arts Competition, Poetry. Merit Winner.2021 Pushcart Prize, Kissing Dynamite. Nominee.2021 National High School Poetry Contest. National Winner.2021 Bowseat Ocean Awareness Contest, Poetry and Spoken Word. Distinguished Honorable Mention.2021 The Roadrunner Review High School Writing Contest. Honorable Mention.2021 ELJ, This Is Not Prose, a Prose Poem Contest. Winner.2020 Page15 Writing Contest. Winner.

Editorial Work.INKSOUNDS, Editor-in-Chief. 2021—
The Augment Review, Poetry Editor. 2022—
Indigo Literary Magazine, Poetry Editor. 2022—
The Lumiere Review, Poetry Editor. 2022—
Workshops.Object-Oriented Poetics with Gilad Jaffe. Iowa Young Writers' Studio. 2022.
Generative Writing with Michael McGriff. Kenyon Review Young Writers Summer Program. 2022.
Poetic Techniques. Adroit Journal Summer Mentorship. 2022.
Other.Flat Ink Magazine, Staff Writer, Interviewer. 2022.
The Incandescent Summer Studio, Poetry Mentor. 2022.