Amy Schutzer

Amy Schutzer is an award-winning poet and fiction writer. Her first novel, Undertow, was published in 2000 (Calyx Books). More information about “Undertow.”

Her second novel, Spheres of Disturbance published in 2014 (Arktoi Books/Red Hen Press), and was an Oregon Book Award Finalist. It is available at bookstores and

While her second novel, The Color of Weather remains unpublished, it was a finalist in the 2010 Leapfrog Press Fiction Contest, judged by Marge Piercy. She has finished her fourth novel, The Autobiography of My True
Self, and looking for a publisher.

Her chapbook of poetry, Taking Down the Scarecrows, was published by Finishing Line Press (July 2011). More info:

The 29th Street Writers continues to be an integral part of Amy’s writing life and is a remarkable confluence of talented women dedicated to the craft and love of words.

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