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Lyn Coffin

Author of Anna Akhmatova: Poems

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Widely published and award-winning poet, fiction writer, playwright, nonfiction writer, editor, and translator. Author of seven books: two of poetry, one of poetry/fiction/drama, and four of translation. Moved to Seattle area from Michigan in January 2004. Launched Hugo House's Writers and Work series spring 2004. Revising a novel, and producing a commissioned play based on the fiction of Billy Lombardo, a hot young Chicago writer. Had a story published in Best American Short Stories 1979 and was a finalist in the Louisville Short Play competition. Recipient of an NEH grant and an International Poetry Review prize, second place winner for Porad Haiku Award, Baxter finalist, and one of three winners of the 2004 Jeanne Lohmann Poetry Award. Long time editor of The Michigan Quarterly Review. New WITS writer with SAL. http://www.poetswest.com/directory.ht...
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