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Suzanne Kelsey is a writer, artist, university instructor, and a lover of family, friends, nature, contemplation, and creative pursuits.

Kelsey’s recently published book, Skipping Church: Notes from an Accidental Minister’s Wife, is available from Amazon (free shipping for members), the publisher Shanti Arts, and other online venues as well as by request at your local bookstore.

As a freelance writer, Kelsey has written articles and essays for a variety of regional and national magazines, as well as institutions of higher education. She also teaches for the University of Iowa.

Along with her love of writing, Kelsey is on a serious new learning curve in watercolor painting. She posts photos of her paintings and writes about what she’s learning on her blog, the Occasionally she offers pop-up sales of her greeting cards, prints, and original artwork.

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About: Our Team

Kelsey is a recent transplant from the Midwest to northern California. She lives with her husband, Chuck Kelsey, and enjoys being near her two sons, two daughters-in-law, and three grandsons.

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