Jenny Drai, MFA Poetry '06

Jenny's second full-length book of poems, Wine Dark, is now available for pre-order from Black Lawrence Press! 


Jenny Drai









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Jenny's News:

  • Jenny's second full-length book of poems, Wine Dark, is now available for pre-order from Black Lawrence Press! 
  • Small Press Distribution has included Jenny's poetry chapbook, The New Sorrow is Less Than The Old Sorrow, in their list of recommended titles! 
  • Jenny Drai's (Poetry, '06)'s new collection, [the door], is avaiable August 2015 for pre-order from Trembling Pillow Press! Her novella "Letters to Quince," also released in 2015, was awarded the Deerbird Novella Prize.
  • "I wrote The New Sorrow while thinking about past experiences of being young, and living in Germany, and reading Goethe's seminal German work, The Sorrows of Young Werther, and being madly in love, and having to leave all that behind me, which, at the time, was heart-wrenching."
    Jenny's new poetry chapbook, The New Sorrow Is Less Than The Old Sorrow, is now available for pre-order from Black Lawrence Press. 
  • Jenny Drai's chapbook "Life Attempt" was a semi-finalist for YesYes Books Vinyl 45 Chapbook Contest!
  • Jenny Drai's novella, "Letters to Quince" has been awarded the Deerbird Novella Prize and will be published by Artistically Declined Press in 2015.
  • Jenny Drai's new poetry collection, [the door], is available August 2015 for pre-order from Trembling Pillow Press!