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Kelly Robertson was recently accepted into the Grub Street Novel Incubator program, where she will spend the next year revising her first novel. She holds a MA in Creative Writing from Johns Hopkins University, and when she is not writing, she can be found walking her whippet in Cambridge, MA. This is her first publication. She blogs at

Her flash fiction piece "The Characteristics of Dirt" was a selection from The Drum's Third Annual MuseFlash contest, recorded at Grub Street's Muse and the Marketplace conference in May, 2013.

updated: 7 years ago

Audio Stories by KELLY ROBERTSON

The Characteristics of Dirt