Midge Goldberg is the editor of Outer Space: 100 Poems, published by Cambridge University Press in December 2022. Her third book of her own poems, To Be Opened After My Death, was published by Kelsay Books in August of 2021. She received the Richard Wilbur Poetry Award for her book Snowman’s Code (2016), which also received the New Hampshire Literary Awards Reader’s Choice Award for Outstanding Book of Poetry. She is also the author of Flume Ride (2006) and the children’s book My Best Ever Grandpa (2015). Her poems and translations have appeared in many journals and anthologies, including The Hopkins Review, Light, Appalachia, and on Garrison Keillor’s A Writer’s Almanac. She is a longtime member of the Powow River Poets and has an M.F.A. from the University of New Hampshire. She lives in Chester, New Hampshire.
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