Nicole Rollender’s poetry and nonfiction have been published or are forthcoming in various literary magazines, including <i>Alaska Quarterly Review, Creative Nonfiction, Dark Matter Journal, Enizagam, The Kenning Journal, Literary Mama, Princemere Poetry Journal, Ruminate Magazine, Salt Hill Journal, the strange fruit, Third Wednesday</i> and <i>The Whirlwind Review</i>. She’s the winner of <i>Ruminate Magazine’s</i> 2012 Janet B. McCabe poetry prize for her poem, “Necessary Work,” as well as <i>Princemere Poetry Journal’s</i> 2012 Princemere’s Poetry Prize for her poem, “Quickening.” Her poetry chapbook <i>Arrangement of Desire</i> was published by Pudding House Publications in 2007. Nicole, who has an MFA in creative writing from Penn State University, is editor of <i>Stitches</i> magazine, which has been nominated for two Jesse H. Neal Awards and won the American Society of Business Publication Editors (ASBPE) 2011 Magazine of the Year Award.
Publications and Prizes
Arrangement of Desire (Pudding House Publications, 2007)
Alaska Quarterly Review, Kenning, Literary Mama, The Whirlwind Review, Third Wednesday
Ruminate Magazine’s 2012 Janet B. McCabe poetry prize for “Necessary Work”; Princemere Poetry Journal’s 2012 Princemere’s Poetry Prize for “Quickening”