About Kelly

Kelly Wilson is an author and comedian who entertains and inspires through stories of humor, healing, and hope. She is the author of Live Cheap & Free, Don’t Punch People in the Junk, and Caskets From Costco. Kelly Wilson currently writes for a living and lives with her Magically Delicious husband, junk-punching children, dog, cat, and stereotypical minivan in Portland, Oregon.
23 05, 2016

The Job Where Your Best is Never Good Enough

By |May 23rd, 2016|My Blog|0 Comments

Some of my best comedy comes out of sheer frustration, especially when it comes to motherhood.

The other day was Youngest’s birthday, and now he’s old enough to remember that in years past, I have made him pancakes on this special day.


And it was without resentment that I mixed the pancake batter while the stainless steel […]

20 05, 2016

A Day in the Life of Mental Illness

By |May 20th, 2016|My Blog|0 Comments

May is Mental Health Awareness Month, and I am fortunate to have my friend Lindsay Fischer join us on the blog today, talking about mental illness and fear.


It’s a common occurrence in conversation, describing people by their diagnoses as if it encapsulates exactly who they are.

She’s being schizo.

He’s bipolar.

While I’m neither of those things, […]

18 05, 2016

Congrats to the Winner of the Tile!

By |May 18th, 2016|My Blog|0 Comments

Thank you to everyone who entered the contest to win the Tile, which helped me find my phone on Mother’s Day.

The winner was randomly chosen by Rafflecopter based on the contest entries. Congratulations to Marcie L. for winning the Tile! Enjoy not losing stuff!

16 05, 2016

Last Chance to Enter to Win a Tile and Never Lose Your Stuff

By |May 16th, 2016|My Blog|1 Comment

I recently shared how this little Tile gadget saved my bacon when I thought I had lost my phone on Mother’s Day.

Fortunately, I did not lose my phone, nor had anyone stolen it. However, if either of those had happened, I would have continued to use the Tile that my AT&T guy gave me for review […]

14 05, 2016

See Me Do Stand Up at Helium – Tickets are Selling Out!

By |May 14th, 2016|My Blog|0 Comments

If you want to see me next week at Helium Comedy Club doing some awesome stand up comedy, tickets are selling fast!

I will be performing with Stand Up for Mental Health Portland, raising funds for Trillium Family Services during the month of May, which is Mental Health Awareness Month!

On Wednesday, May 18th, I will be performing with […]