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Robert Klein Engler

Robert Klein Engler

Full Name: 
Robert Klein Engler

City of Residence: 
Omaha, Nebraska

Biography: 
Robert Klein Engler lives in Omaha, Nebraska. He is a writer and artist. 

Robert holds degrees from the University of Illinois at Urbana and the University of Chicago Divinity School. He has received Illinois Arts Council awards for his poetry. Just google his name to find his writing on the Internet.

Many of Robert’s poems, stories, and paintings are set in the Crescent City. His long poem, “The Accomplishment of Metaphor and the Necessity of Suffering,” set partially in New Orleans, is published by Headwaters Press, Medusa, New York, 2004.

He has received an Illinois Arts Council award for his "Three Poems for Kabbalah."

Michael Morgan, writing in the Comstock Review, says that Robert Klein Engler "...is a poet of the first rank,” whereas Andrew Huff writes in Gaper's Block that Engler's writings is, “a sublime banquet of bullshit."

Link with him at Facebook.com to see examples of his recent work. Some of Mr. Engler’s books are available at amazon.com.

Published Works: 

These works are available online:

POEMS:

BENT TREE: http://thewildword.com/poetry-robert-klein-engler/

HEADSTONE:

http://www.flatbushreview.com/robert-klein-engler.html

EVENING RAGA:

http://dougholder.blogspot.com/2016/12/the-sunday-poet-robert-klien-engler.html?spref=fb

CLOISTER Of THE ZODIAC:

http://peacockjournal.com/robert-klein-engler-cloister-of-the-zodiac/

THREE POEMS 13th Floor Magazine:

https://www.amazon.com/13th-Floor-Magazine-Fall-2016-ebook/dp/B01KR20X20/ 

AFTER A NIGHT DRINKING WITH PASCAL:

http://www.thebeesaredead.com/poetry/night-drinking-pascal-engler/

GROUNDWATER:

http://featuredpoet.com/featured-poet-robert-klein-engler

STORIES: 

AMBUSH:

http://writingraw.com/files/Ambush.pdf

TEN COURT PIECES:

http://sparks.eserver.org/archive/sparks13.html - tencourt

RED BEANS AND RICE:

http://www.drunkenboat.com/db2/engler/redbeans.html

PROSE OF ARRIVAL:

http://outcrynow.blogspot.com/2007/09/prose-of-arrival-by-robert-klein-engler.html

THE APPROACH TO PILOT TOWN:

http://www.blithe.com/bhq6.3/6.3.07.html

NEIGHBORS OF ZERO: (Issue 11, p. 18-22)

http://southjerseyunderground.com/

THE BELMONT VARIATIONS:

http://www.blithe.com/bhq2.4/2.4.7.html

ESSAYS: 

TREASURE IN STAINED GLASS:

http://omahamagazine.com/articles/a-treasure-in-stained-glass/

ARCHITECTURE OF SERVITUDE:

http://www.bigcitylit.com/bigcitylit.php?inc=spring08/essays/engler

SHIRTS OF FLAME:

http://www.bigcitylit.com/spring2011/articles/articles.php?page=engler

THE VALLEY OF ITS SAYING:

http://www.bigcitylit.com/bigcitylit.php?inc=fall07/essays/engler

WHAT'S LEFT FOR POETRY:

http://www.deadmule.com/essays/2010/09/whats-left-for-poetry-by-robert-klein-engler/

INTERVIEW: 

JANE CROWN RADIO INTERVIEW:

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/the-jane-crown-show/2009/02/22/robert-klein-engler