Lilace Mellin-Guignard earned her M.F.A. from the University of California at Irvine before returning to the southern Appalachians to teach tenth grade English and Environmental Seminar. She now studies literature and environment at the University of Nevada at Reno where she lives and writes with her husband and hounds. Her work has appeared in anthologies and journals such as Sundog, Asheville Poetry Review, Faultline, English Journal, and ISLE.
- Risking Play (Vol. 9 Pg. 37)