Richard M. Berlin

51 Church Street
Lenox, MA 01240

Author's Bio

I am a poet & physician with a practice in the Berkshire hills of western Massachusetts. In addition to my poetry, I have established the Gerald F. Berlin Creative Writing Prize for medical students, nursing students and doctors in training at the University of Massachusetts Medical School.

Publications and Prizes

Books: 
How JFK Killed My Father
(Pearl Editions, 2003)
, Poets on Prozac
(2009)
, Secret Wounds
(BkMk Press-UMKC, 2011)
Anthologies: 
Holding True: An Anthology of Berkshire Poets
(Mad River Press, 1999)
, My Heart's First Steps
(Adams Media, 2004)
, The Country Doctor, Revisited
(2010)
, This Side of Doctoring
(Sage Press, 2003)
Journals: 
Flyway, Journal of the American Medical Association
Chapbook: 
Code Blue
(Poetry Society of South Carolina, 1999)
, The Prophecy
(2010)
Prizes Won: 
Pearl Poetry Prize John Ciardi Poetry Prize

More Information

Listed as: 
Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
Caucasian
Prefers to work with: 
Any
Raised in: 
NJ
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Last updated: Sep 25, 2011