CONFLUX PRESS FEATURED AUTHOR: Melanie Maier
Melanie Stoff Maier has published two poetry collections with Conflux Press, the new Scattering Wind and sticking to earth. She also was co-editor and contributor to the anthology Chapter & Verse: Poems of Jewish Identity (Conflux Press 2011) and has published another chapbook, The Land of Us. Born and raised in San Francisco, she earned a BS from the University of California, Berkeley and a JD from the University of California, Hastings College of the Law. She practiced in San Francisco and Marin County before retiring to write poetry. Melanie's poems have been published in reviews such as The Fourth River, Phoebe, The Southern California Review, and South Carolina Review. Internationally her work has appeared in the newspaper Gazeta Wyborcza, Warsaw, Poland.