About Melissa Goodrich
Melissa Goodrich is the author of the story collection Daughters of Monsters and the chapbook IF YOU WHAT. She earned her BA in Creative Writing from Susquehanna University and her MFA in Fiction from the University of Arizona. Her stories have appeared in American Short Fiction, The Kenyon Review Online, Passages North, PANK, and others, and her honors include the 2016 Tucson Festival of Books Fiction Award, the 2017 Sundog Lit Flash Fiction Collaborative Contest (finalist), a pushcart prize nomination for the story "Anna George," the 2013 Margaret Sterling Memorial Award, the 2013 AWP Intro Award, and the 2012 Academy of American Poets Prize. She has taught Creative Writing, Rhetoric and Composition, and English at the University of Arizona and BASIS.