Christine Gosnay was born in Baltimore, Maryland, and has lived most recently in Israel and California. She has two daughters. In 2012, she founded The Cossack Review, a literary magazine. She can almost play the piano.

Poetry Foundation

Poets & Writers


I have a Royal Sahara typewriter and an Olympia SM4, which I have used to write two books that have not been published yet

I took this picture from the California Zephyr. I like trains, and that’s why I put this picture here. I guess that means I will have to put the following pictures on this page when I get around to it: old calendars, grapefruit juice, Omar Sharif, I don’t know, probably Beethoven