Linda Lerner




Linda Lerner's A Dance Around the Cauldron, Lummox Press, 2017 is her most recent collection. She is the author of Takes Guts & Years Sometimes, and Yes, the Ducks Were Real, published by NYQ Books in 2011 & 2015. A chapbook of poems inspired by nursery rhymes illustrated by Donna Kerness, Ding Dong the Bell Pussy in the Well was published in Feb. 2014 by Lummox Press. She's previously published thirteen collections of poetry and twice been nominated for a Pushcart Prize. In 1995 she and Andrew Gettler began Poets  on the Line, (http://www.echony.com/~poets) the first poetry anthology on the Net for which she received two grants.  In Spring, 2015 she read six poems for Arts Express on WBAI.She can be heard reading on  (archives, September 2006) at http://www.indiefeedpp.libsyn.com/. Her next collection, tentatively called, Taking the F Train, will be published by NYQ books in late 2018 or early 2019.