Karen Blomain

Karen BlomainKaren Blomain
author of
The Season of Lost Children 
(Book 2 of The Fenston Trilogy)

Poet, translator, playwright and novelist Karen Blomain held an MFA from Columbia University. A university professor, she conducted multi-genre writing workshops around the world. Ms. Blomain was married to the writer/photographer Michael Downend. They had nine children and fifteen grandchildren and lived on The Hill in Scranton, Pennsylvania, Blomain’s hometown.

Karen Blomain died August 15, 2012 at the home of her daughter in Union Dale, PA.

Photo of Karen Blomain © Michael Downend—ASMP.