marlene lopez

Jen Karetnick is the author of seven poetry collections, including her latest, American Sentencing (Winter Goose Publishing) and The Treasures That Prevail (Whitepoint Press). She is the winner of the 2015 Anna Davidson Rosenberg Prize for Poetry. Her work has been nominated for the 2016 Best of the Net anthology, and published recently in, Guernica, One, Painted Bride Quarterly, Prairie Schooner, Spillway and Verse Daily. The Creative Writing Director for Miami Arts Charter School and a dining critic, lifestyle journalist and cookbook author, she lives in Miami with her husband, two teenagers, six rescue pets and fourteen mango trees.