Kathy Rhodes

Kathy Rhodes is the author of Pink Butterbeans: Stories from the Heart of a Southern Woman, a collection of fifty personal essays.  She is publisher and editor of the online literary journal Muscadine Lines:  Southern Journal, which showcases fiction and creative nonfiction. She currently lives in Franklin, Tennessee, where she serves on the board of directors of the Tennessee Writers Alliance and as president of the Williamson County Council for the Written Word, a nonprofit organization that encourages, educates, and empowers writers. Her blog is called First Draft: Laying Down the Words.