Mel is a nonfiction writer who is currently enrolled in the MFA program at Western Connecticut State University. She holds a bachelor's degree in English Literature and Creative Writing with a minor in Criminal Justice and Biology. She has previously served on the editorial board for the Limestone Review. She is currently the Editor of Poor Yorick: A Journal of Rediscovered Object.
Mel freelances during her free time and lives with her partner in Danbury, CT.