About Amy

Amy KiteAmy Kite is an author, poet, freelance writer, tutor and mom of three. After receiving her Masters in Journalism from The Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University, she worked as the Managing Editor of a travel magazine. Her job took her around the world, and all throughout her journeys, she wrote poetry, journaled and had numerous magazine articles published. Amy stopped working full-time to raise children, but she never stopped writing. She currently writes poetry, lyrics, blogs, short stories and children’s books... Read More



Recent Blog Posts

Tears Flow for the Yulin Dog Meat Festival

Tears Flow for the Yulin Dog Meat Festival

Posted On June 23, 2015

On Sunday morning, I woke up to several texts from my 11-year-old daughter Danielle. “Mom, I’m crying so much right now.” I worried as I wondered what could have happened to make my youngest daughter so sad. Her next text explained: “Do you know what Yulin Festival is??? It’s where people from China steal or [...]

The Gift of a Headache

The Gift of a Headache

Posted On April 17, 2015

As I struggled to sleep for the fifth night in a row, I finally became concerned.This headache was unlike any other migraines that I had ever experienced. This was bad, I thought. Yet, it would turn out to be nothing. However, as the days passed, I considered the possibility that something bad was happening, that [...]