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Growing up in New York City, Kelly Violet found creative ways to express herself. Through poetry, song, and dance, she was able to find the many facets of her voice. Now, after years of schooling and building a career in education, she is pursuing her dream of writing and publishing. Kelly pens diverse characters who are put through the wringer before reaching their happy ending. She is an avid romance reader, lover of word search puzzles, and a self-proclaimed karaoke diva. The Names You Call Me is her second published story and first novella.
Describe your novel in 3 words?
angsty, hopeful, second-chance
What inspired your novel?
I was watching a movie one night and a main character started reciting a poem. The opening scene for The Names You Call Me popped into my head and the rest is history.
What is your favorite winter tradition?
We open one present the night of Christmas Eve. The kids get a kick out of it but so do the adults.