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Kristie Smeltzer, writer

Photo by Megan Geiger

Kristie Smeltzer is a writer, editor, writing coach, and teacher. She's currently working on several novels in addition to short fiction. 


Her fiction has been published by Scribes*MICRO*FictionMonkeyBicycleAtticus Reviewpioneertown, 101 Words, The Doctor T.J. Eckleburg ReviewApeiron Review, and others. She also writes a monthly newspaper column, "Tried It in C'ville," for C-ville Weekly


Kristie earned her MFA in creative writing at the University of Central Florida. She resides in Charlottesville, Virginia, and teaches for WriterHouse, Common House, and the Blue Ridge Writers. She's a proud cat mom of the incomparable Maisy Mae, a beloved furry companion and occasional editor. 

Beautiful Calixedo Cat Maisy Mae
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