“This is a humble collection of an artist’s journey in this world. Her records to live her life as a whole and to appreciate all the moments to the fullest.”
About Kaylie Kim
She was born in Seoul, South Korea and went college there. She came to the US as a graduate student and studied at Cornell University. She got her PhD in Fiber Science minoring Chemistry and Pharmacology and pursued her career as a professor at The Catholic University of Korea for 7 years. After spending her sabbatical year in 2007 back at Cornell University, she decided to quit her profession and become a full-time writer, her childhood dream. In 2010, she moved to Ithaca, NY and worked at Cornell for 2 years as a research scholar. In 2012, her first short story was published in the literary magazine and she started to work as a full-time writer. She published a poetry book, “Walking with Shadow”, in 2015 and a short story novel, “The Whisper of Elephants and the Marathon of Whales”, in 2016, both written in Korean. She also runs a small publishing and design company, WordswithMeaning, does yoga, and walks her dog every day. She lives in Ithaca since 2010, writing her first full-length English novel, SOLID.