Melissa is a native south Floridian. She holds an M.F.A. in creative writing from the University of Florida, and currently teaches writing at Florida Atlantic University. In her spare time, she reads, sews, and enjoys bird watching and gardening.
Publications and Prizes
Things in My Backyard (Finishing Line Press, 2012)
Alimentum, Nibble, PALABRA: A Magazine of Chicano & Latino Literary Art, Poets and Artists, The Acentos Review
Fahrenheit 451, The Illustrated Man, 1984, Animal Farm, Their Eyes were Watching God, The Harry Potter series
Ray Bradbury, C.P. Cavafy, Kim Addonizio, Dorianne Laux, Zora Neale Hurston
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Listing last updated: June 13, 2014