Melissa began writing professionally in 2004 when the former publisher of The Myrtle Beach Herald gave her a shot at a column. Since then, her work has appeared in the following newspapers and magazines: The Myrtle Beach Herald, Myrtle Beach Area Business Journal, The Virginian Pilot, The Sussex-Surry Dispatch, Living in South Carolina, South Carolina Woman, She, Skirt!, Guideposts, Farm and Ranch Living, Country Woman, and Richmond Family Magazine.
Melissa has contributed stories to Not Your Mother’s Book on Being a Mom, NYMB on Family, A Cup of Comfort for Dog Lovers II, In Celebration of Sisters, Nine Lives: A Life in Ten Minutes Anthology, and 19 volumes of Chicken Soup for the Soul including: Campus Chronicles, Inspiration for Writers, Parenthood, and Married Life.
She has written ad copy and tag lines for DSL Marketing in Myrtle Beach, SC, and is a regular contributor to Sasee, a woman’s magazine (although there are many men who read it and love it as well!) in Myrtle Beach. Check out some of her published work:
Melissa is always interested in new writing projects, so please contact her at email@example.com if you have a need!