She is perhaps best known outside of the world of science fiction as a poet. One of her poems, however, Corruption of Metals, received honors within science fiction circles by winning the Rhysling Award of the Science Fiction Poetry Association. Her best-known work of science fiction is the story "When I Was Miss Dow", which has been reprinted numerous times and received a James Tiptree, Jr. retrospective award nomination.
- Works by Sonya Dorman at Project Gutenberg
- Works by or about Sonya Dorman at Internet Archive
- Works by Sonya Dorman at LibriVox (public domain audiobooks)
- Sonya Dorman at the Internet Speculative Fiction Database