About Nina Soifer

Nina Soifer’s writing has won awards from the Richard Stockton College of New Jersey and Writer’s Digest. Her poems appear in Alimentum, Mudfish, and Calliope, a publication of Women Who Write. Nina is a freelance food writer who cooked as an off-premise caterer for over twenty years and owned a gourmet food and bakeshop.


In July, Nina Soifer sent three poems into the Writing It Real No-Contest Contest. I was very taken with “Buttons,” a poem that evokes specific childhood time the young poet spent with her grandmother: Buttons Sometimes when I look at my hands, the way the blue veins bulge and the knuckles protrude a little, I … Continue reading

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