Loren Kleinman


Montclair, NJ 07042

Author's Bio

Loren Kleinman’s poetry has appeared in journals such as Drunken Boat, Nimrod, Wilderness House Literary Review, Paterson Literary Review, Narrative Northeast and New Jersey Poets. Her interviews appeared in IndieReader, USA Today and The Huffington Post. She is the author of Flamenco Sketches and Indie Authors Naked, which was an Amazon Top 100 bestseller in Journalism in the UK and USA. Her second poetry collection The Dark Cave Between My Ribs released March 2014 (Winter Goose Publishing). Kleinman is currently working on a literary romance novel, This Way to Forever and her third collection of poetry Breakable Things. She runs an author interview series on The Huffington Post Books community blogs vertical. Kleinman is a faculty member at New York Writers Workshop.

Publications & Prizes

The Dark Cave Between My Ribs (Winter Goose Publishing, 2014)
Flamenco Sketches (Spire Press, 2003)
Prizes won: 

Spire Press Poetry Prize (2003)
Pushcart Prize Nominee (2000 & 2003)
2004 Nimrod/Pablo Neruda Prize finalist for poetry

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A Girl is Half-Formed Thing by Eimear McBride, Guernica Revisited by Richard Vargas, The Imperfectionists by Tom Rachman

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Last update: Apr 30, 2014