Originally from Alamo, Tennessee, Vickey Malone Kennedy –aka vck- immigrated to Norman, Oklahoma in the late 70's.       
     She is a retired Licensed Nurse, received a BA in Theatre from U.S.A.O. in Chickasha, Ok., and continued her Grad Studies in Theatre at O.S.U. in Stillwater, Oklahoma.
     Vck is proud to be  the Editor-In-Chief at 4RV Publishing, the 2011 Darrell Award winner for Best MidSouth Short Story for 'Bobbie Sue Almost Got Married', and the 2011 Oklahoma Writer's Federation Inc.'s Crème de la Crème winner.         
     She is a former President of Oklahoma Writers' Federation Inc., former V.P. of Norman Galaxy of Writers, a member of SoonerCon, and a co-founder of Rose Rock wRiters. 
     She judges writing contest for several organizations including OWFI, appears as a panelist at numerous Science Fiction Conventions, and still dabbles in acting as an occasional movie extra.