Guest Contributor. A freelance journalist who specializes in lifestyle writing. She has a Doctor of Letters degree from Drew University with a concentration in writing, but she promises not to talk to you about Virginia Woolf unless you’re interested. With diverse interests including literary fiction, fashion, pop-culture, and dining out, Melissa enjoys writing on a vast array of subjects. When she’s not writing you can find her spending time with her family, scrolling social media, and contemplating exercise.