Kim Church's short stories and poetry have appeared in Shenandoah, Mississippi Review, Painted Bride Quarterly, Cold Mountain Review, the Norton anthology Flash Fiction Forward, The Great Books Foundation Short Story Omnibus, and elsewhere. A Pushcart Prize nominee, she has received grants from the North Carolina Arts Council and fellowships at the Virginia Center for the Creative Arts, Millay Colony for the Arts, and Vermont Studio Center.
Born and raised in Lexington, North Carolina, Kim earned her B.A. in English from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro and her law degree from UNC-Chapel Hill. She has taught writing workshops in a variety of settings, from college classrooms to death row. She lives with her husband, artist Anthony Ulinski, in Raleigh, where she divides her time between writing and law.