BK Loren


Publications and Prizes

Animal, Mineral, Radical: A Flock of Essays on Wildlife, Family, and Food
(Counterpoint Press, 2013)
, The Way of the River
(Lyons Press, 2001)
, THEFT, A Novel
(Counterpoint Press, 2012)
Best American Spiritual Writing of 2012
(Penguin, 2012)
, Between Song and Story
(Autumn House Press, 2012)
, Dutiful Daughters
(Seal Press, 2000)
, Listening to Cougar
(University of Colorado Press, 2005)
, The Best American Spiritual Writing of 2004
(Houghton Mifflin, 2004)
, The Future of Nature
(Milkweed Editions, 2007)
, Two In the Wild
(Vintage, 2000)
, Women on the Verge
(St. Martin's Press, 2000)
Alligator Juniper, Berkeley Fiction Review, Dreamworks, Fourth River, Hawk & Handsaw: The Journal of Creative Sustainability, Lumina, New Mexico Magazine, New Millennium Writings, Orion, Parabola, Spirituality & Health, Yoga Journal
Prizes Won: 
Mountains and Plains Independent Booksellers Book Award, Willa Cather Award for Contemporary Fiction, Finalist in LGBTQ Contemporary Fiction, Dana Award for the Novel, DH Lawrence Fiction Award, Mary Roberts-Rinehart National Nonfiction Award, New Millennium Fiction Award, Alligator Juniper National Nonfiction Award, Colorado Council on the Arts Fellowship, Ucross Fellowship, others.

Personal Favorites

What I'm Reading Now: 
Good Lord Bird by James McBride
Tracks and Shadows by Harry W. Greene
Quiet Dell by Jayne Anne Phillips
Round House by Louise Erdrich
Collected Stories by Amy Hempel

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Creative Nonfiction Writer, Fiction Writer
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Last updated: May 13, 2016