about

 

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Mela Blust is a moonchild, and has always had an affinity for the darkness. She is a trauma survivor, and a mother. She has been writing poetry since she was a child.

Her work has appeared in The Bitter Oleander, Isacoustic, Rust+Moth, Anti Heroin Chic, Califragile, Tilde Journal, Setu Magazine, Rhythm & Bones Lit, The Nassau Review, The Sierra Nevada Review, The Stray Branch, and many more.

Her debut poetry collection, Skeleton Parade, is forthcoming with Apep Publications in 2019.

She is Head Publicist and Social Media Manager for Animal Heart Press, a contributing editor for Barren Magazine, and a poetry reader for The Rise Up Review.

She can be followed at https://twitter.com/melablust.