July 2010

Brooklyn, NY – Melissa is the author of What Began Us (Leon Works, 2007), Face (Bookthug, 2009) and For Want and Sound (forthcoming in 2012 from Les Figues Press). She is just completing her newest manuscript—a sea wreck in language —The Devastation, a book of mourning, impoverishment and debris. At present she tries for, make and home in Brooklyn.

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