Melanie Cornejo grew up in the mountains of central California with the Los Padres National Forest as her playground. She has been published in Leatherneck Magazine and Morning Glory Magazine and is the two time winner of California Lutheran University’s prestigious Mark Van Doren Poetry Prize. She has recently completed her first year as an MFA student in poetry at the City College of New York.
Paperback: 36 pages
Publisher: Kelsay Books/Aldrich Press (August 3, 2013)