B.A., M.A. UC Berkeley

Publications

The Sun — "My Late Breast," "Tricks"
Oberon — "Social Distancing"
Atlanta Review — "Tomales Bay"
The Banyan Review"Flame," "His Pal, Honey," "Keeping My Lamp Rimmed," "Catrina"
Comstock Review — "Calf Creek," "Fire Season," "Daughter in the Valley," "Without," "Mother's Day"
New Ohio Review — "Northern Flicker," "The Helms Man"
Crosswinds — "The Tea Buyer's Wife"
Birdland Journal — "Grover Hot Springs, #33," "Wren," "Ring," "Still Hunting," "Agave,"
       "A Real Thing," "Delete, Save"
Panoply — "Raven"
Wraparound South — "Blood Letting"
Roar Feminist — "The Appointment"
Berkeley Public Library — "Snow on High Desert"
Collateral — "Fruit on Fire"
Chautauqua — "White-Headed Woodpecker". Here is Kathe reading the poem and its attending interview.


Books & Anthologies

Riding Waves, by Kathryn Jordan (Finishing Line Press)
Whispers in the the Threads (by Lena Bartula) "Psalm"
Solamente en San Miguel (Parroquia Press) "Mesquite Y Nopal"
Through the Glass Darkly (editor, Claire Heinzelman) "Gloaming Time," "Wine Bar"
Transformations (Marin Poetry Center) "The Helms Man"

Contests

Sidney Lanier Poetry Competition - "Time's Calculus"
Muriel Craft Bailey Poetry Prize - "Without," "Mother's Day," Special Merit (Maggie Smith)
San Miguel de Allende Writers' Conference Prize - "Tape"
Crossroads Writer's Contest - "After Watching Ken Burns' Vietnam" (Richard Blanco)
Elizabeth Mills Crothers Prize for Short Story - "Cookie"

Kathryn was nominated for "Best of the Net," 2019 and was a finalist for 2019 Tucson Festival of Books Literary Prize, the New Ohio Review Poetry Prize, and Comstock Review’s Jessie Bryce Niles Chapbook Contest.