Ellen Meeropol is the author of three novels, Kinship of Clover, On Hurricane Island and House Arrest. A former nurse practitioner, part-time bookseller, and literary late bloomer, Ellen’s short fiction and essay publications include Guernica, The Writer, Bridges, DoveTales, Pedestal, Rumpus, Portland Magazine and The Writers Chronicle. Her dramatic script “Carry it Forward” telling the story of the Rosenberg Fund for Children was produced in 2013 in New York. Ellen holds an MFA in fiction from the Stonecoast program at the University of Southern Maine. She is a founding member and current Board President of Straw Dog Writers Guild.
Awards and Recognition
- On Hurricane Island was longlisted for the Massachusetts Book Award, and named a Must-Read in Fiction