Lynne Kaufman is the author of twenty full-length plays which have been produced in San Francisco, Los Angeles, Washington D.C. and Louisville etc. at such theatres as The Magic Theatre, Actors Theatre of Louisville,and Theatreworks. Her plays have won many awards including the NEA/Kennedy Center Fund for New American Plays and Theatreworks Best New Play in California. Her short stories have appeared in Cosmopolitan, Redbook, and McCalls.

Lynne's latest play "Who Killed Sylvia Plath" was produced at Marsh SF and Marsh Berkeley in 2019, 2020. It was the winner of the Marshstream International Solo Festival in 2020.

Lynne's first novel "Slow Hands" was published by Mira Books in June 2003, her second novel "Wild Womens' Weekend" was published in June 2004. "Taking Flight" ,her most recent novel, was published in December 2005.