Julie Suk was born in Mobile, Alabama, and attended Stephens College and the University of Alabama.
Suk is the author of The Dark Takes Aim (Autumn House Press, 2003); The Angel of Obsession (University of Arkansas Press, 1992), winner of the Arkansas Poetry Award and the Roanoke-Chowan Poetry Award; Heartwood (Briarpatch Press, 1991); and The Medicine Woman (St. Andrews Press, 1980). She also coedited Bear Crossings: An Anthology of North American Poets (The New South Company, 1978) with Anne Newman.
Julie Suk’s honors include the Bess Hokin Award. She lives in Charlotte, North Carolina.