Catherine Moore

Author, Teacher, and Poet in Tennessee, United States

Catherine Moore is the author of Story (Finishing Line Press, 2015), 921b Elysian Fields Avenue - Return to Sender (Kentucky Story Press, 2015), and Wetlands (Dancing Girl Press, 2016). 

Catherine's writing has appeared or is forthcoming in the Tahoma Literary Review, Southeast Review, Cider Press Review, TSR, Blue Fifth Review, Caesura, and in various anthologies. Her poems have garnered First Place prizes with State Poetry Societies— Mississippi, Alabama, Florida, Michigan, and Minnesota, and she is the winner of the Southeast Review’s 2014 Gearhart Poetry Prize. Her work was selected for “The Best Small Fictions of 2015” anthology by guest judge Robert Olen Butler.

Catherine helped shepherd the creation of a literary & arts journal, Tampa Review Online and served as the Poetry Editor. She was a Guest Editor at Toe Good Poetry and reviews poetry books for literary journals.

Catherine earned a Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing from the University of Tampa. She lives in the Nashville area where she enjoys a thriving arts scene and was recently awarded a MetroArts grant. She currently teaches at a community college.

  • Work
    • Writing and Editing
  • Education
    • M.F.A., Creative Writing, University of Tampa
    • B.A., English Literature, Florida State Univeristy