Kendra Alvey is a writer whose work has appeared in Cosmopolitan, The Huffington Post, xoJane, Marie Claire, Hello Giggles, Thought Catalog, BeatCrave, Life With Dogs, ScreenCrave, The Impersonals and others.
Kendra tweets as @Kendragarden on Twitter. Her tweets have appeared in Reader’s Digest, The Guardian, Huffington Post, Someecards, Hello Giggles, Buzzfeed, The Chicago Tribune, WhoHaha, Funny or Die, The Berry, Cosmopolitan, College Humor, Smosh, Ruin My Week, attn.com, SportsDay, iHeart.com, Thought Catalog, Used Wigs, Pleated Jeans, Paste, Mandatory and once, oddly, U.S. News & World Report. She was listed as one of the “50 funniest Twitter Accounts of 2015” by Playboy Magazine. She was featured in “The 48 funniest women on Twitter according to some of the funniest women on Twitter” on The Loom. She was chosen for Huffington Post’s list “Best Tweets of 2012: The 101 Most Amazing Things Women Said OnTwitter This Year” and their “50 Funniest Tweets From Women in 2016” list and has been featured over thirty times in their HuffPo Best Tweets From Women series.
Her essay “Being Elmo” was published in the anthology HerStory: What I Learned in My Bathtub (Adams Media, 2005) and her essay “Everything’s Bigger In Texas” was published in the anthology Not Your Mother’s Book…On Being A Woman (Publishing Syndicate, 2012). Her feminist essay, “Does #YesAllWomen Even Apply To Me” was featured in the eBook #YesAllWomen: A Collection (Thought Catalog, 2014). She wrote the foreword for the British comic book Dust Piggies Chapter Three, and her online persona, Kendragarden, was featured in the communications textbook The Communication Age: Connecting and Engaging by Chad Edwards, PhD (Sage,2012).
Kendra lives in the Silverlake area of Los Angeles with her husband, artist/director Tim Parsons and their fat mutt, Hogan McSmalls. They have a web comic based on their life called Fuckin’ Adults.