Kelly Martineau writes essays on craft, creativity, and the fiber of family. Her work has appeared in anthologies and journals, including Sycamore Review, The Florida Review, Blue Mesa Review, Quiddity, and Front Porch Journal. 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 brief essays that explore the territory between silencing and embodied voice. She lives in Seattle with her husband and two daughters.