Melodie writes literary & speculative poetry and also urban fantasy fiction.


Her poetry has appeared in magazines like TOTU, Verse Wisconsin, and Yellow Medicine Review.

Her fiction has been recently published in the anthologies Incarceration (Wolfsinger Publications, 2017), Hoofbeats: Flying with Magical Horses, and the magazine Witches & Pagans (#31 2015). She is currently editing her contemporary fantasy novel set in Flint and writing a sequel.



MA in English, Composition and Rhetoric from University of Michigan--Flint, Michigan

MFA-Writing, from Pacific University, Forest Grove OR.


Former President, Melodie has been a member of the Flint Area Writers for over a decade. You can also follow her on Facebook or Twitter.

She is a lifetime member of the Science Fiction Poetry Association.