Melissa Christopherson is an avid reader, passionate writer, and lover of everything literary. She previously served as an AmeriCorps Service Member in the AmeriCorps Iowa ReadingCorps and is proud to have helped kids enhance their literary abilities. She also served two years as a Municipal Liaison for NaNoWriMo in the Iowa area to help other authors grow in both ability and confidence. She now works in a non-literary field while writing full time as well, in the Des Moines, IA area.
Melissa was born in Mason City, Iowa, and has spent most of her life reading books and spent most of her younger years daydreaming. While in high school, she participated in Academic Decathlon for four years, and credits the reading assignments for the club for further expanding her literary horizons. She is currently pursuing a degree in English, with a client-centered distributive minor.