New England born
and raised, K later traveled throughout the United States, having
also resided in California and Kentucky. She has also traveled to
Canada, Mexico, England and Germany. She believes she was born of
gypsies (although she was not) because she wouldn’t mind one bit
living a year or two in New York City then moving on to Montreal
then San Diego then Rome then London then…
K Spirito holds
a Bachelor of Science Degree from Franklin Pierce College in New
Hampshire and also an Associate in Arts for Interpreting for the
Deaf from L. A. Pierce College in California. In the ‘60s she built
power supplies that now sit on the moon in the Lunar Excursion
Module. She transcribed Five Little Firemen by Margaret Wise Brown
and Edith Thacher Hurd into Braille for the L. A. Public Library.
She was a licensed Cosmetologist and owned a hair salon.
K is a member of
the New Hampshire Writers’ Project and the Maine Writers and
She and her
husband of forty years raised four children and are now blessed with
(soon to be
and four grandsons. She enjoys traveling, in-line
skating, sailing, kayaking, and Mexican Train dominoes.
goals are to continue her education and become the best storyteller
she can be.