CONTRIBUTOR

Kelly Searsmith was diagnosed with autism when she was 45 years old, following her son’s diagnosis. She has worked as an English professor specializing in British and fantasy literature and as a program and project manager within education and the arts. She currently works as an academic editor and education assessment professional. Kelly has been with her life partner since 1985; they share a happy home in the American Midwest with their son, dogs, and an abundance of media.