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Out of Print

Selected Poems

Poems Online

About Place: Heirloom

Antiphon: Twenty-seven

Broadsided / Up the Staircase Quarterly: Dear You-in-the-Dark

Ecotone: Little Fox Music Box

Gulf Stream: Garter

HEArt: Tripoli and The Rohingya Migrants from Myanmar

Ilanot Review: On Trying to Write a Letter After My Husband's Surgery

Literary Mama: 2 poems

Orion: The Kinetic Energy of Snow

The Collagist: Conjunct

Thrush: Adorn

Tupelo Quarterly: An Excision

Feminist Wire: A small reflection and two poems

Konundrum Engine: Poetry translation

Poems in Print

Poems in print have appeared in Berkeley Poetry Review, Fiddlehead Review, Gertrude, Harpur Palate, Hayden's Ferry Review, Passages North, Permafrost, So to Speak, South Dakota Review, The Mom Egg, The Southampton Review, Verse Wisconsin, Woman Studies' Quarterly, and WomenArts Quarterly.

Anthologies include All We Can Hold and The Heart of All That Is.


Molly Sutton Kiefer is the author of the lyric essay Nestuary as well as three poetry chapbooks. Her work has appeared or is forthcoming in publications such as Orion, The Journal, the Poetry Foundation, DIAGRAM, The Rumpus, the minnesota review, among others.

She runs the nonprofit literary press Tinderbox Editions and is founding editor of Tinderbox Poetry Journal. She received her  MFA from the University of Minnesota and is currently pursuing her Ph.D in literature at Old Dominion. She lives on three wooded acres in Minnesota with her family where she teaches English.




Prose Online

Prose in Print


Among Margins: Death of the Little Self

CREDO Anthology of Manifestos and Sourcebook of Creative Writing: The Gloaming

Critical Work

Balancing the Tide: motherhood interviews
The Rumpus: reviews
Tinderbox Poetry Journal: interviews

Reviews and interviews have also appeared in dislocate, Cerise Press, Coldfront, CutBank, PANK, and SCOUT.



I will do my best to respond as quickly as I can! If you need to contact me for Tinderbox Editions, please email me at tinderbox editions (at) gmail (dot) com.

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