Author Bio

Kelli divides her time between writing romance and horror fiction.

Her horror stories have been published in several anthologies including Moon Shadows, Wrapped in White, Sherlock Holmes Mystery Magazine, The Best of the First Line, Dark Things II: Cat Crimes, Frightmares, Mistresses of the Macabre, The Four Horsemen, What If... and Haunted. She also released two horror short reads: Kropsy's Curse and Dead Til Dawn.

Kelli writes romances in historical, fantasy, gay, contemporary, and paranormal genres. Her first book with Medallion Press, The Viking's Witch, won a Gold IPPY Award for Best Romance E-book. More than 35 of her "10-minute Romances" appeared in The Sun.

Kelli released her paranormal comedy, Beauty & the Bigfoot, in September 2017, and Trust with Hearts, a contemporary romance, in July. Her third gay romance, Four Days with Jack, was released in June 2017. Her trilogy of erotic historical romances: Midsummer Night's Delights, Midwinter Night's Delights, and Ultimate Night's Delights was published in February 2017.

Loving a Wild Stranger, a wilderness/pioneer romance, was published in January 2017. Her third Medallion Press romance, Lies, Love & Redemption, a historical/western was released in September 2016.

Kelli's fun guide to writing. You Can Write—Really! A Beginner’s Guide to Writing Fiction combines her years of writing experience with practical advice, handy tips, and motivating writing exercises all writers can use.

In addition to her fiction, Kelli has authored four pet care guides: Cats, Quick & Easy Cat & Kitten Care, The Simple Guide to Cats, and Hermit Crabs for Dummies.

Kelli was raised in upstate New York and is a graduate of Voorheesville High School, where she began writing short stories and taking creative writing classes. Rural settings and small towns often appear in many of her stories.

She received a B.A. in Communications with a minor in Dramatic Arts from Hofstra University and completed the Commercial Writer's Certificate Program at Middlesex County College in New Jersey.