Matthew Silverman

Georgia, United States

Member Since: 12/06/2011

M. E. Silverman founded  Blue Lyra Review. His books include: The Floating Door, The Breath before Birds Fly, and he edited three anthologies including Bloomsbury’s Anthology of Contemporary Jewish American Poetry, The Plume Anthology of Longish Poems, and one on the Holocaust.


Twitter Username: @4ME2Silver


  • Plume Anthology of Longish Poems , Plume (April 30, 2018)
  • The Floating Door , Glass Lyre (February 18, 2018)
  • Bloomsbury Anthology of Contemporary Jewish American Poetry , Bloomsbury (September 26, 2013)
  • The Breath Before Birds Fly , ELJ Publications (May 1, 2012)


  • Bachelor of Arts in History & English from Louisiana State University (July 2012)
  • Master of Fine Arts in English from McNeese State University (May 2012)

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