Kristie Smeltzer

Kristie Smeltzer’s is a fiction writer, editor, writing coach, and teacher.


Her writing has been published by The Doctor T.J. Eckleburg Review, Apeiron ReviewEclectica MagazineThe Florida Review, and So to Speak. 


Kristie is currently working on three novels. She earned her MFA at the University of Central Florida. She resides in Charlottesville, Virginia, and teaches at WriterHouse.

Photo by Megan Geiger

The dialogue in 'Hurricane Shoes' is devastatingly funny. It illustrates so well the prickly relationship between mother and daughter.
Elizabeth Stuckey-French, author of Where Wicked Starts, The Revenge of the Radioactive Lady, and other titles