About

 

Carolyn Oliver is a writer, poet, editor, and reader.Carolyn Oliver photo by Benjamin Oliver 2018

Her writing has appeared or is forthcoming in Cincinnati Review, FIELD, Indiana ReviewCopper Nickel, Michigan Quarterly Review, ThrushBoothThe South Carolina ReviewTin House Online, Smokelong Quarterly, Southern Indiana Review, America, and Tahoma Literary Review, among other publications.

Carolyn’s work has been nominated for the Pushcart Prize and Best of the Net. She is the winner of the Laurence Goldstein Poetry Prize from Michigan Quarterly Review, selected by Linda Gregerson; the Louisville Literary Arts/The Louisville Review Writer’s Block Prize in Poetry, selected by Maggie Smith; and The Worcester Review‘s Frank O’Hara Prize, selected by Rachel McKibbens.

A graduate of The Ohio State University (BA) and Boston University (MA), she also works with a wide range of clients on writing and editing projects.

Carolyn lives in Massachusetts with her family.