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Kelle Groom

Kelle Groom

Kelle Groom is the author of four poetry collections, most recently Spill (Anhinga Press, 2017) and Five Kingdoms (Anhinga, 2010). Her poems have appeared in The American Poetry Review, The Best American Poetry, The New Yorker, The New York Times, Poetry, and elsewhere. Groom’s memoir, I Wore the Ocean in the Shape of a Girl (Simon & Schuster, 2011), was a Barnes & Noble Discover Great New Writers selection and a New York Times Book Review Editor’s Choice. She is on the faculty of the low-residency MFA Program at Sierra Nevada College, Lake Tahoe, and director of education programs at the Fine Arts Work Center in Provincetown, Massachusetts.  (updated 3/2019)

 


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