Marilyn Stablein

Creative Nonfiction Writer, Fiction Writer, Poet

9405 NE Hancock Drive
Portland, OR 97220
Phone: 
503-253-4089

Author's Bio

Marilyn teaches workshops in memoir, poetry, short fiction and artist books. A frequent performer of her work, she has been writer in residence at colleges, libraries, and literary arts venues in Greece, Canada, Ireland, Mexico, Nepal and the US.

Publications & Prizes

Creative Nonfiction

Anthologies:
Hurricanes (Black Heron Press, 1995)
,
The Truth About the Territory: Contemporary Nonfiction from the Northwest (Owl Creek Press, 1990)
Books:
Sleeping in Caves (Monkfish, 2003)
,
The Monkey Thief (Shivastan Press, 2003)
,
High in the Himalayas (Exit Press, 2002)
,
Night Travels to Tibet (Shivastan Press, 2001)
,
Vermin: A Bestiary (Reservoir Press, 1997)
,
Climate of Extremes: Landscape & Imagination (Black Heron Press, 1995)
,
The Census Taker (Black Heron Press, 1992)
,
Intrusions in Ice (Wash'n Press, 1988)
Journals:
Kyoto Journal
,
Mississippi Review
,
Santa Clara Review
,
The Seattle Review

Fiction

Book:
More Night Travels to Tibet (Shivastan Press, 2011)
Journals: ,
Pilgrimage
,

Poetry

Anthologies:
Make It True: Poetry from Cascadia (Leaf Press, 2015)
,
Nixon Under the Bodhi Tree: Buddhist Fiction (Wisdom Publications, 2004)
Book:
Splitting Hard Ground (La Alameda Press, 2010)
Journals: ,
Malpais Review
, , ,
Windfall A Journal of Poetry of Place
Prizes won: 

New Mexico Book Award (Splitting Hard Ground),
National Federation of Press Womens' Book Award (Splitting Hard Ground),
King County Publication Award (The Census Taker Travelers Tales),
NY Council on the Arts (Ireland residency),
Yaddo Artist Colony residencies,
Southwest Writers Awards

More Information

Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
European American
Prefers to work with: 
Adults
Fluent in: 
English
Born in: 
Los Angeles
Raised in: 
Palo Alto, CA
California
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Last update: Jan 02, 2017