I-Hyeong Yun is a Korean writer. She debuted in 2005 with a short story, “The Black Starfish,” which won her the Joong Ang New Writer Award. Since then, she’s won multiple awards for “The Big Wolf, Blue” (2007), “Koon’s Journey” (2014), and “Luka” (2015). Most recently, she won the 2019 Yi Sang Literary Award for “Their First and Second Cats.” In 2015, her story “Danny” was translated into English as part of the series.

I-Hyeong Yun has the following works available at Clarkesworld:

The Perfect Sail

FICTION by I-Hyeong Yun, translated by Elisa Sinn and Justin Howe in Issue 160 – January 2020

“You’re dying,” the stranger told Chang. “To tell you the truth, you have less than a week left to live. I advise you to hasten your decision. If you remain here, you will surely dissolve into nothingness.” Suddenly, her Lu plummeted earthward at frightening speed. Chang sat, stupefied. The stars and clouds howled as they […]