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Kristin Kisska used to be a finance geek, complete with MBA and Wall Street pedigree. A member of the James River Writers, International Thriller Writers, Women's Fiction Writers Association, and Sisters in Crime, Kristin is now a self-proclaimed fictionista.
Kristin has been publishing suspense fiction since her short story “The Sevens” was selected to be included in the Bouchercon's Anthony Award-winning anthology, MURDER UNDER THE OAKS (2015). Since then, she's contributed almost a dozen stories to as many mystery anthologies, including her short story "Proof" in the upcoming Paul Simon-themed crime anthology, PARANOIA BLUES (October 2022).
In Fall 2023, her debut novel, THE HINT OF LIGHT, will be published by Lake Union Publishing.
When not writing short stories, suspense novels and international thrillers, Kristin can be found on Facebook and Instagram at KristinKisskaAuthor, and Tweeting @KKMHOO. She also publishes a free monthly newsletter, #SupsenseGirl, to update her readers. She lives in Virginia with her husband and three children and their moody tabby cat, Boom.