Kelley Swilley Ceccato is an actress and an author of audio dramas and (under the name “Nan Monroe”) fiction. She has been married to husband Matt since 2008, and together they raise two four-legged children, Gandalf Cat and Winnie Dog. The plays she has written for ARTC include The Challenges of Brave Ragnar (series and stand-alone), Sarabande for a Condemned Man, The House Across the Way, Nothing-at-All, The Horseman of the Hollow, and In Need of a Bard.
Gilded Dragonfly Books has published four of her short stories, “Sybilla diSante and the Sepia World” (in Haunting Tales of Spirit Lake), “Christmas Rose” (in A Stone Mountain Christmas), “Neighbor Haint” (in Finding Love’s Magic), and “Firegale at the Festival” (in Legends of the Dragon, Vol. 1). Her first novel, the YA fantasy-romance Atterwald, (adapted from her own ARTC drama Nothing-at-All, was published in December 2014.