Kelly Bennett Seiler

Kelly Bennett Seiler is the author of The Plan and Shifting Time. A former high school English teacher and school counselor, she has written articles for such websites as eHow and Livestrong, in addition to creating questions for nationally standardized exams. She’s been featured by Woman’s Day magazine, NPR and PBS and was on the cover of Military Spouse magazine. Kelly has edited numerous books, including a New York Times bestseller. She received both her Bachelor’s degree and her Master’s degree in English from Bucknell University in Pennsylvania. A native of New Jersey, Kelly currently lives in Austin, Texas, with her husband and three children.


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The Plan
Shifting Time

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Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. She, who can make her friends laugh, is blessed.

Q. Who is your favorite fictional villain?

A. Mrs. Danvers from the book "Rebecca." She had a unhealthy obsession with the first Mrs. DeWinters and thus, torments the second wife to such an extent, she nearly convinces her to commit suicide.

Q. Who is your favorite fictional hero?

A. Jane Eyre - a woman of substance and humility and courage and intelligence. She faced opposition from nearly all the men in her life and yet, rose above the chauvinistic world in which she lived.

Q. What are your most overused words or phrases?

A. "Seriously?" and "Just sayin'"

Q. What trait is most noticeable about you?

A. I'm very friendly and talk to everyone - especially strangers.

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