Melissa Fraterrigo is the author of more than forty short stories, nonfiction essays and reviews. A lifelong teacher, Melissa has a deep love for all forms of story. She founded the Lafayette Writers' Studio in Lafayette, Indiana in 2014 to help local writers develop their voices while benefiting the community at large.
Melissa's freelance and literary writing has been featured in a number of esteemed publications.
Retweeted Donna Hemans (@donna_hemans): “There is no agony like bearing an untold story inside you.”—Zora Neale Hurston