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Nick Flynn is a writer plus poet. Nick Flynn is a married man. His wife’s name is Lili Taylor

Relationship Facts of Nick Flynn

Nick Flynn is married to Lili Taylor {Compare Couple}.
Nick Flynn married on November 25, 2009.
💑 Anniversary in 351 days 💑
He is father of One (Maeve Taylor-Flynn).
Nick Flynn is not having an affair with anyone presently.
His sexual orientation is straight.

What is the relationship of Nick Flynn?

Nick Flynn is a married man. His wife’s name is Lili Taylor. Their romance was started in the year 2004.

They exchanged vows on 25 Nov 2009.

This couple has one child, a daughter from their wedding. Her name is Maeve Taylor-Flynn and was born in 2008

Who is Nick Flynn?

Nick Flynn is a writer plus poet. He is also a memoirist who is known for projects like Being Flynn (2012), Darwin’s Nightmare (2004), and A Short History of Decay (2014).

He teaches creative writing at the University of Houston.

Nick Flynn: Age, Parents, Ethnicity, Education

He was born on 26 Jan 1960, in Scituate, Massachusetts, the USA. He belongs to a Caucasian ethnic background.

His father was Jonathan Flynn and his mother’s name is Jody Flynn. He was raised by his mom alone but she passed away when he was 22 years old.

But when he was 27 years, he reunited with his dad. They met each other at a homeless shelter Pine Street Inn, in Boston.

Regarding his academics, he has attended New York University. From there, he received a master of fine arts in creative writing.

Nick Flynn: Professional Life, Career

Flynn after high school became an electrician. But after his University study, he started to focus on his writing. His first memoir was published in the year 2004 titled Another Bullshit Night in Suck City. It is one of the New York Times best-selling memoirs.

His other writings are The Ticking Is the Bomb: A Memoir and The Reenactments: A Memoir which came out in 2010 and 2013 respectively.

Nick’s latest memoir was published in 2020 and its title is This is the Night Our House Will Catch Fire. He’s written poems named Cartoon Physics, part 1, and The Day Lou Reed Died.


For his works, he is honored with many awards. Some of them are,

  • 2018 Djerassi Resident Artists Program
  • 2018 Lannan Residency Fellowship
  • 2001 Amy Lowell Poetry Travelling Scholarship
  • 1999 Larry Levis Prize
  • 1995 Djerassi Resident Artists Program

Nick Flynn: Net Worth, Salary

This writer has an estimated net worth of $500 thousand. As per the sources, the average earnings of a writer/poet is around $63K per year.

He is also far away from any rumors or scandals about his personal and professional life.

Body Measurements: Height, Weight

Talking about Nick Flynn’s body measurements, he has light brown eyes and has light hair.

His height and weight are of average size.

Social Media

Nick is on Twitter and has gained over 5k followers. Moreover, he has over 1.8k and 3k followers on Facebook and Instagram respectively.

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