Photograph by Catherine Schulze
Photograph by Catherine Schulze

Kelly Martineau writes essays on craft, creativity, and the fiber of family. Her work has appeared in anthologies and journals, including Blue Mesa Review, Quiddity, Front Porch Journal, and The Louisville Review. Her essay, "Bounty and Burden," was nominated for a Pushcart Prize. Kelly also teaches writing workshops. She holds a BA in Humanities from the University of Texas at Austin and an MFA in Creative Writing from Spalding University.

Kelly is currently working on essays that explore the dissolution and formation of family. She lives in Seattle with her husband and two daughters.