Author Bio


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Kimberly Davis is a poet and writer who splits her time between Boston and New York City. She is the author of the poetry chapbook Alchemies of Loss, and of the memoirs Teaching the Dog to Think about her crash introduction to the sport of dog agility, and The Call of the Small, about her relationship with a tiny Maltese dog.

Davis’ poetry and prose have appeared in The Mid-American Review, Nimrod Journal, The Iowa Review, Cairn, The Briar Cliff Review, The Connecticut Review, and other fine literary journals. She has her undergraduate degree from Brown University and her MFA in creative writing (fiction) from Emerson College. She also previously authored the now discontinued blog, Kim’s Craft Blog, a blog about creative writing craft and the writing life.

Kimberly Davis was the winner of the James Wright Poetry Award. Her winning poem, “Alchemy,” appears in her poetry chapbook, Alchemies of Loss. She was also a finalist for the Tupelo Press First or Second Poetry Book Award, and a finalist for the Bright Hill Press Poetry Chapbook Award.

“Selfies with Kim”