I hate about me pages, so instead of the traditional bio, I will list facts:

  • I am a list person.
  • My name is Kristin and I am under the hill for a few more years.
  • I am a poet, reader, gamer, movie-goer, television-aholic, and music listener.
  • I have purchased 5 CDs in the past six years. Three of them are Ed Sheeran albums.
  • I was born in Pennsylvania and hope to someday call that my home again.
  • I grew up in Oregon, base of Mt. Hood.
  • I spent several years in both Michigan and Florida
  • I settled into living in Nashville, Tennessee in November 2013.
  • I put myself through college and in 2013 I graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in English and Creative Writing.
  • I wrote my first poem my junior year for an American Literature class
  • It won first prize in unconstructed poetry contest my teacher neglected to tell me she entered me into.
  • I published a book of poems titled “The Silence Before the Snow” in 2007.
  • I wrote a novel (600+ pages) when I was 15 years old.
  • I worked on and wrote for my college newspaper for a year and loved it.
  • I am obsessed with Britain, Ireland, Scotland, and Wales.
  • I WILL tour these countries someday.
  • If I could live in a castle I would.
  • Bunnies freak me out. I think it’s Anya’s fault.
  • Lani Diane Rich is my idol/hero.
  • I drink tea and coffee.
  • Growing up I had as many as 20 different pen-pals from all around the world. I miss snail mail.
  • I love being out in nature.
  • I prefer cloudy days to sunny.
  • I love the rain and storms.
  • Autumn is my favorite season, and it’s not just because that is when my birthday falls. (Do you see what I did there…)

I am sure more will come over time. 🙂