Bio

Lynn Otto - National Humanities Center (2)
Lynn Otto (photo by Joel Elliot)

Lynn Otto’s first collection, Real Daughter, won Unicorn Press’s 2017 First Book Award and will be available in October 2018. You can find  work published in various print and online journals linked or listed HERE.

Lynn has an MFA in creative writing from Portland State University (Oregon) and was a 2015/16 resident associate at the National Humanities Center in North Carolina. She has given readings and workshops in the US, Canada, and France. She works as freelance copy editor and writing mentor, serves on the board of the Oregon Poetry Association, and facilitates critique groups.  She enjoys traveling, hiking, and camping, and, despite mostly working alone, she loves seeing/hearing art that involves collaboration, like plays, movies, and music.

Please use the contact form if you are interested in Lynn’s editing/mentoring services or want to schedule a reading or workshop.

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