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Robbie Gamble

Brattleboro, VT
Robbie Gamble (he/him) received an MFA in Poetry from Lesley University (January 2017). His poems and essays have appeared in the Atlanta Review, Pangyrus, RHINO, Salamander, The Sun, and Tahoma Literary Review. His chapbook A Can of Pinto Beans was published by Lily Poetry Review Press in 2022. Robbie was the winner of the 2017 Carve Poetry Prize, and he was a 2019 Robert Taylor fellow at the Kenyon Summer Writers Workshop. His essay “Exit Wound” was cited as a notable essay in Best American Essays 2020. He is the poetry editor for Solstice: A Magazine of Diverse Voices. Robbie worked for many years as a nurse practitioner with Boston Health Care for the Homeless Program, and he now divides his time between Boston and Vermont.