Bio for 2022

Kelly Waterbury is a veteran educator, a life long nature lover and the mother of four amazing human beings. She enjoys visual art, literary art, voice and drama. Ms. Waterbury has been writing since the age of eleven and finds the arts to be the best way to communicate truth and emotion while grappling with the reality of being human.

Reason for signing up:

The challenge of writing every day is invaluable, as it demands a level of self discipline and introspection that is cathartic. How can I ask my students to take risks and produce writing if I do not also demand it of myself?

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