Melissa Reeser Poulin is a poet and writer in Portland, Oregon. Her work appears or will appear in basalt, Calyx Journal, Catamaran Literary Reader, Ping-Pong, Ruminate, Sugar House Review, and Water~Stone Review, among other journals. The former managing editor of Boneshaker: A Bicycling Almanac, she graduated from Seattle Pacific University’s low-residency MFA program.
Along with poet Jill McKenna Reed, Melissa is currently editing an anthology of recent writing on the relationship between humans and honeybees. Visit Winged: New Writing on Bees for more information.
Melissa works as a teacher of ESL and creative writing in the local community, and volunteers as a workshop facilitator for Write Around Portland. She can be reached via email or using the contact form below.
Photo: Sarah Collins