Kelsey is a senior at University of California, Santa Barbara where she is majoring in English. She writes for the campus newspaper The Daily Nexus while participating in an Honors Program and The Arnhold Undergraduate Research Program. Kelsey is currently writing her senior thesis which has to do with Monster Theory, Medieval Literature, and Lord of the Rings. Her passions include reading, creative writing, talking about monsters, photography, watching Netflix, visiting the beach, and petting dogs. Her favorite books are A Series of Unfortunate Events by Lemony Snicket. She dreams of one day moving to the beach and writing her own children’s book series.