Kitty Tsui

Kitty Tsui is an American poet and the author of Words of a Woman Who Breathes Fire (Spinsters Ink Books, 1983), the first published book by an Asian American lesbian; Breathless: Erotica (Firebrand Books, 1996), winner of the Firecracker Alternative Book Award; and Sparks Fly (Masquerade Books, 1997). The recipient of a Phoenix Award for Lifetime Achievement from the Asian Pacific Islander Queer Women & Transgender Community (APIQWTC), she lives in San Francisco.