“and even you forgot those brilliant flashes seen from afar” -Ruth Stone

Kelly Schirmann

Kelly Schirmann is a poet, musician, and ceramicist from Northern California. She is author of two books of poetry and essays, Popular Music (2016) and The New World (2020), as well as several chapbooks and collaborations. Her debut collection, Popular Music, was listed among the top poetry books of 2016 by Entropy Magazine and The Chicago Review of Books. She currently lives and teaches in Western Montana.