Sandy Solomon

Sandy Solomon teaches at Vanderbilt University where she is Writer in Residence in the Creative Writing Program. Her book, Pears, Lake, Sun, which won the Agnes Lynch Starrett Prize from the University of Pittsburgh Press, was also published in the U.K. by Peterloo Poets. Her poems have appeared recently in such publications as The New Yorker, Kenyon Review, Hopkins Review, Harvard Review, Scientific American, Moment Magazine, and Vox Populi.


  • A Brief Portfolio: Heaney in an Irish Pub & Other Poems

    Heaney in an Irish Pub, Washington, DC, Hunger, In the Bishop's Garden:  Hide and Seek and Lost in China
  • Shame

    Why did I want a Queen Conch shell
  • In a Pile of Pictures

    The man—young enough to be my son—