Susan Henderson is a five-time Pushcart Prize nominee and the recipient of an Academy of American Poets award. She is the author of the novels Up from the Blue (HarperCollins, 2010) and The Flicker of Old Dreams (HarperCollins, 2018).
Shorter work has been published in The Future Dictionary of America (McSweeney’s Books, 2004), The Best American Non-Required Reading (Houghton Mifflin, 2007), Not Quite What I Was Planning: Six-Word Memoirs by Writers Famous and Obscure (HarperPerennial, 2008), Drinking Diaries (Seal Press, 2012), Create a Writer Platform (Writer’s Digest, 2012), as well as a number of magazines and newspapers. She lives in New York and blogs at the writer support group, LitPark.com.
Talks and Topics
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Previous & Upcoming Events:
May 15, 2018: Beyond the Book Jacket - Cleveland, OH
May 22, 2018: KGB Bar, Forgiveness--or Not - NYC
June 19, 2018: Books on the T - Boston, MA
June 25, 2018: Featured Speaker at the Adult Summer Reading Program Kick-Off Event - Levittown NY
August 15, 2018: Adult Summer Reading Club Author Talk - Syosset Public Library, NY
In the News:
"IBD & Measuring Success by Relationships" - Shelf Awareness (Apr 2018)
"Small Town Tragedy, Big-Time Resentments" - Los Angeles Review of Books (Apr 2018)
"Writing Is An Act of Faith" - Psychology Today (Apr 2018)
"Looking Death in the Eye" - BookPage (Mar 2018)
"Susan Henderson's Small Town Blues" - Publisher's Weekly (Sept 2017)