Kevin Fitton holds an MFA in fiction from the Writing Seminars at Bennington College and is the author of a children's picture book, Higher Ground (Radiant Hen, 2012) with Caldecott-winning artist, Mary Azarian. He has published in a variety of magazines and journals, including Jabberwock, The Broad River Review, and Limestone, and his short short, “Crashums,” which appears in The Broad River Review, was a finalist for Glimmer Train’s Very Short Fiction Award. Other contests in which his work was a finalist include Ruminate’s Van Dyke Short Story Contest and the Burlington Book Festival Short Story Contest. In addition to his MFA in fiction, Kevin holds a BA in English and Creative Writing from Hope College and an MA in New Testament from Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary.
Kevin led a new church start in Burlington, Vermont, and worked as pastor at The Well for over 10 years. He enjoys music and (on very rare occasion) performs at a local venue. He also enjoys doing carpentry and learning about history. He lives with his wife and two daughters in Lansing, Michigan. For the time being, his children think he's funny, and every once in a while, he makes his wife laugh, too.