about

Reb Livingston is the author of God Damsel (No Tell Books, 2010), Your Ten Favorite Words (Coconut Books, 2007), Pterodactyls Soar Again (Whole Coconut Chapbook Series, 2006), among other titles. Her work appears in literary magazines and her poem ”That’s Not Butter“ appears in The Best American Poetry 2006 (Scribner). She has Creative Writing degrees from Bennington (MFA) and Carnegie Mellon (BA).

Reb curates the Bibliomancy Oracle and is the editor and publisher of No Tell Books.

From 2004-2011, Reb and Molly Arden edited No Tell Motel, an online poetry journal devoted to meaningful and discreet poetic encounters, and the The Bedside Guide to No Tell Motel anthology series.

Interviews with Reb are available at The Library of Congress (audio), BookslutOut of Our Minds with J.P. Dancing Bear (audio)Galatea ResurrectsThe Coachella Review and HTMLGIANT (with Ryan Call) and (with Rauan Klassnik). A complete list of interviews can be found here.

Audio of poems can be heard at Internet Archive (Bard College), PennSoundEmergency Reading SeriesOut of Our Minds (91.5FM KKUP)The Joe Milford Poetry Show and From the Fishouse.

Born and raised in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, she now resides in the greater Washington, D.C. area with her husband and son. Once she worked for America Online. Although that was a long time ago.