Robin Romm

Robin Romm is the author of the critically acclaimed short story collection, The Mother Garden, which was a finalist for the 2008 PEN USA Fiction Award. Born and raised in Eugene, Oregon, she currently lives in Berkeley, California, and New Mexico, where she is assistant professor of creative writing and literature at the College of Santa Fe.

Books by this Author

The Mercy Papers
The Mother Garden

My Life in 8 Words

Author Revealed

Q. What 3 personal qualities are most important to you?

A. Honesty, curiosity, wit.

Q. If you could be anywhere in the world right now, where would you choose to be?

A. On a windy cliff overlooking the Pacific.

Q. What’s your best quality?

A. I have very thin fingers.

Q. With whom in history do you most identify?

A. My great-grandmother with her feathered hats.

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