Sarah Kain Gutowski

New York, United States

Member Since: 09/27/2010

SARAH KAIN GUTOWSKI is the author of Fabulous Beast (Texas Review Press) and a chapbook, Fabulous Beast: The Sow (Hyacinth Girl Press). She teaches writing and literature as a Professor of English at Suffolk County Community College, where she has co-chaired the SCCC Creative Writing Festival for over a decade. Her writing has been published most recently in Bear Review, Tahoma Literary Review, and Phantom Drift: A Journal of New Fabulism. Her poetry and criticism has appeared also in past issues of Painted Bride Quarterly, Calyx: A Journal of Art and Literature by Women, So to Speak: A Feminist Journal of Language and Art, Verse Daily, The Gettysburg Review, The Southern Review, Epiphany, and The Threepenny Review.


Twitter Username: @ skgutowski


  • Fabulous Beast: The Sow (Chapbook) , Hyacinth Girl Press (May 31, 2013)
  • Fabulous Beast (Full-Length) , Texas Review Press (August 15, 2019)


  • National Indie Excellence Award, Poetry(2020)
  • Finalist, 2019 Foreword INDIES Book of the Year Award(2020)
  • Runner-Up, X.J.Kennedy Poetry Prize(2018)


  • Professor of English at Suffolk County Community College (September 2005 - )


  • Master of Fine Arts in Poetry from New York University (May 2003)

Genres of Interest

Fiction, Creative nonfiction, Playwriting, Poetry