Category: Melissa Studdard

  • Melissa Studdard: Everyone In Me Is A Bird

    Melissa Studdard: Everyone In Me Is A Bird. Featured in the New York Times Top top Yay! Here’s the print version of the New York Times “Being Women” feature with my poem. You can see two of Maddie McGarvey and Annie Flanagan’s photographs here, as well as photographs by Anjali Pinto and a poem by […]

  • Melissa Studdard

    One year in Melissa Studdard’s life 10 May 2017 Last night I caught my 22 lb cat Henry sitting on top of these still umbloomed plants. This morning, GLORY! I always knew Henry was magical, but I had no idea he could hatch a giant, perfect hibiscus flower and a bunch of impatiens. 02 May […]

  • The Power Of Love

    I have decided to quit trying to figure out the purpose of life. It is not a mind thing, to be figured out. It is a heart thing, to feel. We are here to love. I will love with my work and my actions, I will love through my writing, I will love by the […]

  • Integrating the Shadow

    Integrating the Shadow

    How honored I was to find Bill Yarrow’s gorgeous, stirring reading of my poem “Integrating the Shadow” over at The Mind-Swap! Thank you, Bill! Melissa Studdard is on Facebook and Twitter. She writes on Johntext Texas. Visit her personal homepage www.melissastuddard.com and find out about events and her books and contact her on http://melissastuddard.com/contact/ More […]