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Tina Kelley

Contributor Biography

Tina Kelley’s Rise Wildly appeared in 2020 from CavanKerry Press, joining Abloom & Awry, Precise, and The Gospel of Galore, a Washington State Book Award winner. She co-authored Breaking Barriers: How P-TECH Schools Create a Pathway from High School to College to Career, and Almost Home: Helping Kids Move from Homelessness to Hope. She reported for a decade at The New York Times, sharing a staff Pulitzer Prize for 9/11 coverage. She and her husband have two children.     

Arguments Against Atelophobia: The Fear of Imperfection

"If you can be aware of the self you are, you can also dream of the self

you want to be. The dream always judges the reality. The gulf between

the two is the source of our human discontent." 

—John Shelby Spong, This Hebrew Lord