prolific poet

RIP Poet Lyn Lifshin (1942-2019)


The poet Lyn Lifshin passed away in early December at the age of 77. Lifshin, a writer of poetry, prose and a participant in the art of dance had a career that spanned from the 1960s to 2019. Approximately 130 of her poetry collections and chapbooks were published over her lifetime and she was a dominate force in the small press world having her work published in thousands of magazines both in print and electronically across the globe. 

Listed below are some links readers may have an interest in:

Poems on Line:

The Paris American:


At Sun Magazine:

At The Coil:

Books by Lyn Lifshin:

At Amazon:

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An Autobiographical Essay by Lyn Lifshin:


At North of Oxford:

At ppigpenn :

At Word Mothers:

At The Roanoke Review:

At Lucid Moon:

At Open Arts Forum:


On Youtube and Vimeo:


Everything Lifshin on Google: