Nancy Murphy / Writer

writings and performances by Nancy Murphy

"Pitch perfect and brave in their wisdom" is how Pulitzer Prize winning author Robert Olen Butler describes the poems in Nancy Murphy's debut chapbook, The Space Carved by the Sharpness of Your Absence (Gyroscope Press, December 2022). It's available on Amazon or click here to request a signed copy.


Nancy Murphy to Read in “Roar Shack” at Travel Time Mart

Nancy Murphy will be one of five writers reading in the monthly literary series Roar Shack, curated by the writer and teacher David Rocklin.

Nancy Murphy Reads in Dublin-Based Podcast, “Eat the Storms”

Nancy Murphy is a featured reader in a poetry podcast based in Dublin called Eat the Storms, run by Damien B. Donnelly. 

Reading in Long-Running Series, “Library Girl”  1/14/24 

On January 14, 2024, Nancy participated in the long-running series, “Library Girl,” at the Ruskin Theater in Santa Monica.