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Melissa’s debut poetry collection, I Ate the Cosmos for Breakfast, was awarded a 2015 Lone Star College System Writing Award.

Melissa will read in the Public Poetry Series at Shepard-Acres Homes Neighborhood Library at 2 PM on February 7th.

Catherine Lu conducted a lovely interview with Melissa at the Classical 91.7 Houston Public Radio station for Houston Public Media.

Galatea Resurrects #23 features a beautiful review by Eileen Tabios of I Ate the Cosmos for Breakfast. 

Melissa’s post, “To Love One Thing,” currently appears at Psychology Today.

Sarah Marcus conducted a thoughtful interview with Melissa at Gazing Grains Press.

The poem, “They Who See in the Dark,” in Pirene’s Fountain, is a current Best of the Net nominee.

A new micro-interview and three poems are up at As It Ought To Be.       

A lovely new review is up at Reader’s Favorite.                                         

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.       

A reprint of the title poem I Ate the Cosmos for Breakfast appears in Volume 7, Issue 53 of New World Review.

Six poems appear in the November issue of Truck.

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.



2 responses

  1. I am an poet and noticed your work in the toronto quaterly. I am interested in submitting my work since all is in ms form. Thanks, for this website. Maybe you can hear me towards places were I can send my work….

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