Kim Suhr

Wisconsin, United States

Member Since: 12/18/2012


Kim Suhr is the author of Maybe I’ll Learn: Snapshots of a Novice Mom and director of Red Oak Writing, an organization that provides workshop groups, manuscript critiques and writers' events, as well as Creative Writing Camps for teens. Her work has appeared most recently at The Other Stories podcast, Solstice Lit Mag and Stonecoast Review. Her collection, Nothing to Lose & Other Stories was a finalist for the Eludia Award. Kim holds an MFA from the Solstice program at Pine Manor College where she was the Dennis Lehane Fellow in Fiction. To learn more about her writing, visit kimsuhr.com.

Website: http://www.kimsuhr.com

Twitter Username: @kimsuhr


Publications

  • Night Vision , Solstice Literary Magazine (July 15, 2016)
  • How to Play with Fire , The Other Stories Podcast (February 22, 2017)
  • Nothing to Lose , Stonecoast Review (June 1, 2016)
  • How to Play with Fire , Midwest Review (April 23, 2016)
  • Maybe I'll Learn: Snapshots of a Novice Mom , Createspace (December 1, 2012)
  • Peace in the Trailer , WUWM, Lake Effect Program (September 3, 2012)
  • Leave Taking , Grey Sparrow Press (July 1, 2011)
  • Necessary , Full of Crow (July 1, 2011)
  • Deer Camp , Full of Crow (July 1, 2011)
  • Equals , Staccato Fiction (April 28, 2011)
  • Cigar Reader , Foundling Review (June 1, 2010)

Awards

  • Dennis Lehane Fellowship for Fiction(2012)
  • Lindemann Humor Award(2010)

Employment

  • Director at Red Oak Writing (July 2008 - )

Degrees

  • Bachelor of Science in English & Education from University of Wisconsin-Madison (December 1987)
  • Master of Arts in Curriculum & Instruction from University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee (August 1995)
  • Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing - Fiction from Pine Manor College (January 2015)

Genres of Interest

Fiction, Creative nonfiction