Suzannah Gilman

PO Box 2487
Winter Park, FL 32790-2487

Author's Bio

Suzannah Gilman is an editor of and frequent contributor to the cooperative blog, The Gloria Sirens, a virtual auditorium to showcase women writers, begun as a response to the VIDA count. Gilman has published poetry, essays, fiction, and nonfiction and has recently begun competing in flash fiction slams, winning every one she has competed in. Twice nominated for a Pushcart Prize for her poetry, she now concentrates on fiction. She graduated from Rollins College with a degree in English and a minor in Writing and from the University of Florida College of Law with a Juris Doctor. She is a licensed attorney who practiced commercial real estate law and represented victims of domestic violence under a grant from the Department of Justice.

Publications and Prizes

Family Matters: Poems of Our Families
(Bottom Dog Press, 2005)
, The Meridian Anthology of Contemporary Poetry
(Meridian Anthology of Contemporary Poetry, 2007)
Calyx Journal, Green Hills Literary Lantern, Levure Litteraire, Literary Mama, Pearl Magazine, Poets Against the War, Prick of the Spindle, Slow Trains, The Cafe Review, The Dead Mule School of Southern Literature, The Florida Review
I Will Meet You at the River
(Finishing Line Press, 2013)
Prizes Won: 
Florida Community College Press Association Award - First Place, Poetry

Personal Favorites

What I'm Reading Now: 
Brave by Cheryl Strayed
My Life on the Road by Gloria Steinem
The Danish Girl by David Ebershoff
Erratic Facts by Kay Ryan
Funny Once by Antonya Nelson

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Last updated: Dec 15, 2015