Kelly is a perpetual Creative Writing student.
She has a B.A. from Fairfield University and an M.Sc. in Creative Writing at the University of Edinburgh. She’s currently pursuing a PhD at the University of Edinburgh in Creative Writing.
She made the #Wattys2018 Longlist with her short story Don’t Be A Tease (Fun fact: It was initially revoked due to age restriction rules, so she made a quick change of the characters’ ages… Whoops!)
She’s currently finishing up her PhD and editing her first novel.
Her writing has become a weird mixture of American and British terms.
She loves horses, Lady Gaga, and chocolate in that order
By American standards, she’s Italian and Scottish. By Brit standards, she’s American
She can't whistle to save her life
Her favorite movie is "Pee Wee's Big Adventure"
Her favorite band is a three-way tie of Radiohead, Silverchair, and Muse