Melissa Grunow


Let's run away and write together!

Join me at Yellowstone National Park in August for the Writing Creative Nonfiction Workshop hosted by Women's Wilderness Writing Workshops. Registration is open!

My essay, "Reading Signs," is included in the Michigan's Emerging Writers Anthology of Nonfiction, forthcoming from Z Publishing. 

Pre-order it here!

Realizing River City

won the Nonfiction-Memoir Silver Medal in the 2017 Readers' Favorite International Book Contest. 

I Don't Belong Here is forthcoming from New Meridian Arts Press September 1. 


Check out the Readings & Events for upcoming events in your area.

Read the features in Central Michigan Life and The Oakland Press!

Contributor Spotlight: Interview with Midwestern Gothic.