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Katie McKenna

Katie McKenna

Katie McKenna is a journalism student at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst who spent her spring 2013 semester in Galway, Ireland.  Her passion lies in creative nonfiction and travel writing ever since a first grade short story entitled, “My Trip to Maine” followed but its thrilling sequel, “My Trip to Vermont.” Her Irish friends and experiences inspired her to be a better person and, subsequently, write better stories.

Articles By Katie McKenna

Ireland: How To Make Sense of the Things That Don’t Published 30 Jan 2014

There is a little island that consists of a simple four million residents, a place where the longest drive from one end of the country to the other is only a handful of hours.  Everybody knows each other, many coming from families of twelve or more sib...