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Kathryn will be reading at the Stinson Beach Public Library on June 3, 2:-p.m. for Marin Poetry Center. Click here to view the flyer!

Kathryn's book manuscript, "Washing the Body," was a finalist for the Birdy Prize from Meadowlark Press.

"The Good I Did Not Do" won Honorable Mention for the 2022 Steve Kowit Poetry Prize, to be published by San Diego Poetry Annual.

"Thread" and "Refuge," along with some of Kathryn's photos, have been published at Montreal Serai.

2022 Connecticut Poetry Award, Third Place, "White Flag"
2021 Patricia Dobler Poetry Award, Finalist: "Kingfisher"
2021 Muriel Craft Bailey Memorial Award, Special Merit:
     "Washing the Body" and "Catastrophic Molt"
2021 Steve Kowit Poetry Contest, Honorable Mention:
     "It's Just That I Hate Las Vegas" and "What I Forgot"

"There Was a Wind," "Gather," and "Lava Tube," alongside three photographs, have been published in Montreal Serai.

Kathryn's poem, "My Late Breast," was selected by staff and readers at The Sun magazine as a top ten favorite of their featured selections, Our Summer Recommended Reading List.

Kathryn's interview with Chautauqua is now online. You can read the interview here.

Kathryn's reading of her poem and her interview with The Sun Magazine in March, 2021 is now online. You can read the interview here. In the same issue, her poem "My Late Breast" was also published, which can be read here.

Kathryn read at the Second Sunday Poetry Series on Zoom in October, and you can see her reading by clicking this link. Please note Kathryn's reading begins 17 minutes in.

A recording of the Marin Poetry Center Traveling Show #6 can be viewed online by clicking this link. Kathryn's reading begins 30 minues in.

Kathryn's book, Riding Waves, was awarded Honorable Mention for "New Women's Voices Chapbook Series" at Finishing Line Press. It is availableat Finishing Line, Pegasus Books, and Amazon.