Soma Ghosh was born into an Indian family of playboys and saints. She now lives on a hill in Shropshire. She previously wrote for the Evening Standard and is now a regular contributor to Welsh Marches literary journal The Keep. Her writing has been short-listed for the David T. K. Wong Prize for fiction. Ghosh won a joint Wellcome Award for drama, and now creates immersive cabaret with Waiting Room Theatre at festivals.