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Pamela Wax

b. 1960

Current City, State, Country

North Adams, Massachusetts, USA

Birth City, State, Country

Montclair, New Jersey, USA


Pamela Wax is the author of Walking the Labyrinth (Main Street Rag, 2022) and the forthcoming chapbook, Starter Mothers (Finishing Line Press). Her poems have received awards from Crosswinds Poetry Journal, Paterson Literary Review, Oberon Poetry Magazine and the Robinson Jeffers Tor House and have been published in journals including Barrow Street, Pedestal, Naugatuck River Review, Connecticut River Review, Sixfold, The Poet’s Billow, The Penmen Review, Tupelo Quarterly, and Passengers Journal, among others. Pam, an ordained rabbi, facilitates online spiritual poetry writing and spiritual journeying workshops. She walks labyrinths in the Northern Berkshires of Massachusetts. 

Published Works

Walking the Labyrinth (Main Street Rag, 2022)

Links to Sample Works

Video Reading


Oberlin College, BA, 1982
Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion, M.A. in Hebrew Letters 1992; Rabbinic Ordination 1994; Doctor of Divinity, 2019

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