Melody Feldman received her MFA in Fiction from Fairleigh Dickinson University where she was the assistant editor of The Literary Review. Her short story “Vida” won the 2013 San Miguel de Allende Writers’ Conference Fiction Award. Her work has also been published in The Adirondack Review, 34th Parallel, Perceptions Magazine, Camroc Press Review, The Stray Branch, and Gloom Cupboard.  She attended the inaugural Yale Writers’ Conference in June 2012. She received her Bachelor of Arts in Comparative Literature from the University of Washington. Melody lives in Washington, DC with her husband and miniature schnauzer, and she works in PR at a major non-profit.  Her interests outside of writing include perusing used bookstores, cooking elaborate meals, drinking wine, running, and enjoying time spent with family and friends.