About Me

My Generic Bio:

Kimberly Russo is a writer and English teacher of under-privileged teens in Aurora, Colorado where she resides with her husband of 22 years, Tony, a high school math teacher, and three of her four children (Nick, Audrey, Grace, & Maritza.) When she’s not teaching, Kimberly spends her time gardening & bird watching in her backyard and writing. Concerned with social injustice, especially the perpetuating inequality among genders/races in our society, and the stigma associated with mental illness, she dedicates much of her writing to these topics. She welcomes enlightening thoughts & personal stories on these and a variety of other topics on her new blog.  Her poetry has appeared in River Poets JournalOpen Minds Quarterly, and PDXX Collective.bio pic