Realizing River City is the winner of the 2016 Second Place-Nonfiction Book of the Year Award from the Independent Author Network. It is also the winner of the 2016 "Outstanding Memoir" category from IAN.
Other recent awards:
Melissa will present a writing workshop, Getting to the Heart of Your Memoir, on February 18, 2017, for Detroit-area writers.
More details and registration information can be found on the Detroit Working Writers workshop page.