Nienow has received awards and fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts, the Bread Loaf Writers' Conference, the Elizabeth George Foundation, Artist Trust, and many other organizations. He lives with his wife and two sons in Port Townsend, Washington where he makes his living building boats and custom wooden paddle boards.
Poems By MATTHEW NIENOW
Audio & PodcastsPoem of the Day Poem of the Day Poem of the Day Poem of the Day The Poetry Magazine Podcast
"We All Exist, Wetly"
Poems from Sara Miller, Kelly Cherry, Barbara Perez, Matthew Nienow; plus Laura Kasischke on not liking Wallace Stevens.