Deborah Kahan Kolb

Deborah Kahan Kolb is the author of Escape of Light and Windows and a Looking Glass (Finishing Line Press). Much of her work is informed by the unique experiences and challenges of growing up in the insular world of Hasidic Judaism. Deborah is a two-time recipient, for poetry and fiction, of the Bronx Council on the Arts BRIO Award. She is the producer of the award-winning short film Write Me, adapted from her poems. Her work is published or recognized in Glimmer TrainLunch TicketVerse Daily, and others. Deborah can be found at and is currently at work on a collection of linked short stories.

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