Born and raised in Iowa, Kate is the recipient of several artist grants and writing awards. She's also a former editor (Workbench Magazine
and The Winterset Madisonian
, amongst other titles), and instructor of English and writing (Grand View College and Iowa State University). Kate is currently working on other literary projects and writing copy for museum exhibitions. She lives on the Des Moines River with her dogs and cats.
The Last Best Thing is available with a discount this month after being selected as the book of the month by Kellan Publishing!