Latest News & Upcoming Events
Melissa’s debut poetry collection, I Ate the Cosmos for Breakfast, was released September 2014.
Melissa will read in the Saint Julian Press Series at Trinity Episcopal in Houston on September 26th at 7:30 PM.
The poem “Starry Night, With Socks” appears in the current issue of Edgar Allen Poet Journal.
The Tiferet Talk Interviews, a collection of interviews from the first year of Tiferet Talk radio, received the Pinnacle Book Achievement Award and the Readers’ Favorite Award.
Melissa will read for Hot Poets and All that Jazz on October 3rd at 8:00 PM at Costa’s.
James Linnane will interview Melissa for the Irish station People’s Internet Radio October 4th at 4 PM.
Melissa will read for Houston Poetry Festival on October 11th at 7:30 PM at Willow Street Pump Station.
JP Dancing Bear will interview Melissa for KKUP’s Out of Our Minds on October 15th at 10 PM.
The Tiferet Talk Interviews book was selected as a finalist for Foreward Review’s 2013 Book of the Year Award/IndieFab Awards.
Melissa will read at the Webster Barnes & Noble on November 25th at 7:30 PM.
Melissa will read at Dosey Doe for the Emily Dickinson Gathering of the Poets Birthday Celebration on December 4th at 7 PM.
Six Weeks to Yehidah received the International Book Award in the Children’s Fiction Category and was released as an audio book. It is now available at iTunes and Audible.
*NOTE* ALL TIMES LISTED ARE FOR CENTRAL STANDARD