Bare Bones Bio

(The author at six)

Bare Bones Bio of Juliet Kincaid, Writer


High school diploma: Huntington High School, Huntington, WV; 1959

Bachelor of Arts summa cum laude, with honors in English and French, Marshall University, Huntington, WV; 1963

Master of Arts in English literature, University of Colorado,      Boulder, CO; 1967

Doctorate in English Literature, The Ohio State University,   Columbus, OH; 1977


Professor of English, Johnson County Community College,  Overland Park, KS; 1980 – 2004; courses taught include   Composition, Creative Writing & Creative Writing Workshop

Assistant Professor of English, Ohio State University, Lima, Ohio, 1978 – 1980

Graduate Teaching Associate of English, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH; 1972 – 1978

Assistant Professor of English, Marshall University, Huntington,   WV; 1967 – 1969


Writing, reading, painting, cooking, dancing, and knitting

Current Memberships

The Border Crimes chapter of Sisters in Crime, the Write Brain Trust group of self-publishing authors, and a writing critique group. Juliet also takes art classes once a week.


Juliet lives in the Greater Kansas City metro area with her daughter, Jessica Kincaid, the bead artist.

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