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Kelly Renée Steed, American writer, poet. Certified secondary teacher, Michigan. Recipient 2d place First Page Novel Contest, 1997; named to International Poetry Hall of Fame, 1996, honorable mention Rotten Romance Contest, 2001; The Book Review Cafe, Honorary mention, 2002, NMU Alumni Association, since 2004.


Steed, Kelly Renée was born on April 6, 1965 in Detroit, Michigan, United States. Daughter of Kenneth Calvin and Edna Jean (Hughes) R.


Bachelor of Science in History, Northern Michigan University, Marquette, 1989.


History site interpreter Heritage Hill State Park, Green Bay, Wisconsin, 1990, Henry Ford Museum and Greenfield Village, Dearborn, Michigan, 1991-1992. Proofreader of subpeonas Record Copy Service, Detroit, 1990-1991. Substitute teacher Grosse Pointe Public School, 1991-1992.

Novelist, poet Harrison Township, 1995—2004, Marion, Ohio, since 2004.


  • Certified secondary teacher, Michigan.


  • Other Work

    • Author: Stasis, 2001, "Pining" Haunted Encounters Real-Life Experiences of the Supernatural, 2003 (Editor's Choice award for poetry 1995, 96, 97, 2000), "Fiber Optic Hamster" Haunted Encounters Personal Stories of Departed Pets, 2004. Contributor poetry, short stories and co-essays to various publications. Author, public Kelly Steed, Sci-Fi Author Newsletter, 2003-2005, Kelly Steed, Speculative Fiction Author, since 2005.

      Web mistress The Steed Zone, since 2002.


Member International Society Poets (distinguished), Veterans of Foreign Wars Auxiliary (life, 5-year pin 1997), Military Order Cooties, North Michigan University Alumni Association.


  • Other Interests

    Historical reenacting, period clothing reconstruction, collecting science fict. movie and television memorablia, aiding writers via Internet.


Married Richard Dale Steed, November 22, 1991.

Kenneth Calvin R.

Edna Jean (Hughes) R.

Richard Dale Steed