Ada Jill Schneider

(508) 672-5989

Author's Bio

Ada's recent book,"This Once-Only World" was published by PearTree Press, Fall River, MA in 2015. She directs "The Pleasure of Poetry," a program she founded, at the Somerset Public Library in Massachusetts. She has reviewed poetry books for "Midstream Magazine" and has an MFA in Writing from Vermont College.

Publications and Prizes

Behind the Pictures I Hang
(Spinner Publications, 2007)
, Fine Lines & Other Wrinkles
(Gratlau Press, 1993)
, Saudades: The Jewish-Portuguese Connection
(Gratlau Press, 2005)
, The Museum of My Mother
(Gratlau Press, 1996)
Caring Stories
(Publish America, 2002)
, Celebrations
(July Literary Press, 2006)
, Child of My Child: Poems & Stories for Grandparents
(Gelles-Cole Literary Enterprises, 2010)
, Her Face in the Mirror
(Beacon Press, 1994)
, Letters to the World
(Red Hen Press, 2008)
, Love After 70
(Wising Up Press, 2008)
, Obsession: Sestinas for the 21st Century
(University Press of New England, 2014)
, Regrets Only
(Little Pear Press, 2006)
, The Why and Later
(Deep Cleveland Press, 2008)
, Veils, Halos & Shackles
(Kasva Press, 2016)
Crone's Nest, Diner, Mediphors, Midstream, Newport Review, Persimmon Tree, Sow's Ear Poetry Review, Umbrella
Prizes Won: 
First Place, 2001 National Galway Kinnell Poetry Prize, Winner of the Persimmon Tree East Coast States Contest 2011

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Last updated: Dec 06, 2016