Melissa Carroll

Melissa Carroll, E-RYT500, MFA is a creative writing professor, the editor of Going Om: Real-Life Stories on and off the Yoga Mat (Viva Editions, 2014), and the author of two poetry chapbooks: The Pretty Machine (ELJ Editions 2016) and The Karma Machine (YellowJacket Press 2011), which received the Peter Meinke Award. She is a contributing writer to Images and Vices of Hope , ivoh.org and her work has appeared in numerous literary magazines. Melissa specializes in blending mindfulness techniques with creative writing craft.