Samuel Kigelman was born in Nalchik, Russia to Irina and Gregory. His mother is a programmer and his father an engineer by trade. Samuel moved to the US in 1994 in December with his parents and brother, Dan.
Back in Russia he would write short stories of fantasy, some on his grandfather’s typewriter. Many of his stories are still kept by his family.
He had a poem published around 2006 in the Duluth Reader, The Nights in Minneapolis, which can be found on Samuelkigelman.com along with other poems, short stories, etc.
Samuel has a degree with honors (Magna Cum Laude) from Walden U online in Mass Comm in New Media, and five years of U of WI, Superior. He resides in Minneapolis with his family.