So who is this “Bronx poet?”   She is a native New Yorker, rabid NY Yankee fan, a poet, published author, scholar, ordained Rabbi, law school professor and founding director and attorney-in-charge of the Center for Battered Women’s Legal Services, Sanctuary for Families.

Kris lives with her wife Nan and their two beautiful pups, Toby & Chloe, and the kitty queen, Sadie.