Melanie Pierce

Art Discipline: 
Kansas City, MO
United States
Dates of Residence: 
Jan 7, 2019 to Feb 1, 2019

Melanie Pierce is a fiction writer who grew up in Oklahoma. She is a recent graduate of the MFA in Creative Writing program at Stony Brook University, where she taught undergraduate creative writing and was Assistant Editor for The Southampton Review. Her fiction has appeared in The Tishman Review, The Southampton Review, and Newtown Literary. After stints living in Taiwan and New York City, she relocated to Kansas City, MO. She lives with her partner and works as a bookseller and events assistant at an independent bookstore.