Valley Voices: Poetry that Speaks to the Soul Kindle Edition
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About the Author
Before she could read, Melissa would producescribbles on a page and "read" the stories to her grandmother. Shehas been prolific in writing for scholastic, employment, volunteer, andpersonal endeavors over the span of her life.
Melissa holds a B.A. in English, a B.S. inPsychology, an M.A. in Psychological Services - Counseling, and a Doctor ofPublic Administration degree. As an undergraduate at Shenandoah University, shewon the distinguished S. Gordden Link Poetry Prize for an unprecedented 3 yearsin a row. Her first novel, Releasing Me was published in 2015. Her second book,Valley Voices, is a book of poetry also released in 2015. Both are available onAmazon. Three more books are in development.
Melissa was born in New York. With the exceptionof a brief residency near Nashville, Tennessee, she has lived in various partsof Virginia for most of her life. She has been married to William Payne since1993 and has a son, daughter, three stepsons, and a large extended family.
Melissa has served as Executive Director of threedifferent Virginia non-profits and also served in Quality Assurance,Grantwriting, and Development positions with other large non-profits. Theorganizations where she has worked have addressed such complex issues asdomestic and sexual violence, child abuse, homelessness, human trafficking,mental illness, disabilities, substance abuse, and child abduction.
She survived a rare and deadly case of Urachalcancer in 2013 to continue to work in the non-profit field and be active withcommunity agencies. She appreciates readers, reviewers, and survivors!
- File size : 499 KB
- Publication date : October 19, 2015
- Print length : 64 pages
- Word Wise : Not Enabled
- ASIN : B016W25996
- Publisher : Payneless Projects/Melissa DeDomenico-Payne; 1st edition (October 19, 2015)
- Screen Reader : Supported
- Enhanced typesetting : Enabled
- Text-to-Speech : Enabled
- X-Ray : Not Enabled
- Simultaneous device usage : Unlimited
- Page numbers source ISBN : 1518699073
- Language: : English
- Lending : Enabled
- Best Sellers Rank: #1,991,364 in Kindle Store (See Top 100 in Kindle Store)
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