Journalist & editor
Entertainment & travel writer, freelance
Online & in-print marketing/PR and technical writing, freelance
My Irish novel is being shopped around!
My new novel, The View from Gleninagh North, is finished and I am now querying agents and submitting passages in contests. Want to visit Gleninagh North, on the south shore of Galway Bay, and spend a few minutes in Cassidy’s pub?
What people said about K.D.’s writing
When I published a short story “Vous Etes Ici” as part of a contest by Northshire Books of Manchester, Vt., one reviewer said: “… The story that captivated me was Vous Etes Ici by K.D. Norris. “What a charmer!”, I remember noting in my post-reading remarks. The dialog and characters are crisp and true- the story of two parents meeting their daughter and her lover for dinner in a Montreal restaurant glowed with love and warmth without being cloying or syrupy, also effectively personalizing the current and former politics of the “gay marriage battle”.
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Arts & Entertainment
Now at WKTV community television, here is a February 2016 feature on Chinese dissident artist and activist Ai Weiwei’s 2017 show at Meijer Gardens in Grand Rapids.
Just before I left MLive/The Grand Rapids Press in late 2016, I was able to interview Scott Avett of the Avett Brothers. Who would have thought he likes a beer every now and then? And then there was my review of The Avett Brothers in Grand Rapids; music and the dawning of the Age of Trumpism?
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See all my writings for MLive/Grand Rapids Press.
Select writing samples and published works
Travel writing: The latest is A Weekend in Chicago (2016)
Literary commentary: Exhuming Mailer’s America