Karen Poppy has work published or forthcoming as detailed below.

Her poems, “Austria by Train” and “Walt Whitman Celebrates Himself,” are included under Holocaust Poetry in the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Library and Archives in Washington D.C. Two of her poems, “Which to Prefer” and “A Horse Sees Things Differently” made it to the quarterfinal stages of the 2018 Able Write Prize for Poetry. A group of her poems have been shortlisted by The Raw Art Review for their 2018 Walt Whitman Prize for Poetry. Other of her poems have been longlisted for the 2018 American Literary Review Contest for Poetry.

Karen Poppy has two chapbooks forthcoming, with Finishing Line Press and Homestead Lighthouse Press.

She has recently compiled her first collection of poetry, written her first novel, and is at work on her second poetry collection and second novel. Karen Poppy is an attorney licensed in California and Texas. She lives in the San Francisco Bay Area.

List of Publications (in reverse chronological order):






The Dreamers Anthology: Writing Inspired by Martin Luther King Jr and Anne Frank (Beautiful Cadaver Project Pittsburgh) (Epistolary piece about Anne Frank, February 2019:

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