I'm a poet, educator, sometimes doctoral student and communications and marketing specialist. I'm an unbalanced yogi, a lover of goats, birdsong, coffee, and hikes. A mountain gal in an ocean town chasing the "blood jet" of poetry.

I have a heart for the military community and have worked closely with service members, veterans and their families for over a decade.  I have a Bachelors in Liberal Studies from Virginia Wesleyan University, an MFA in Poetry from Queens University of Charlotte, and am currently a doctoral student at Regent University studying Communications with a focus on narrative medicine. I believe in the power of words. I believe poetry saves lives. It has saved me over and over again.  I believe in following your obsessions, even if it hurts.


© 2018 by Kindra McDonald​

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