Melissa Nunez is an avid reader, writer and homeschooling mother of three. She lives in the Rio Grande Valley region of South Texas—a predominantly Latin@ community. Her writing is inspired by observation of the natural world, the dynamics of relationships, and the question of belonging. Artwork by Velibor Baco.
Michael Lee Johnson lived ten years in Canada during the Vietnam era and is a dual citizen of the United States and Canada. Today he is a poet, freelance writer, amateur photographer, and small business owner in Itasca, DuPage County, Illinois. Mr. Johnson published in more than 2013 new publications, and his poems have appeared in 40 countries, he edits, publishes ten poetry sites. Works by Michael Lee Johnson have been featured previously. Artwork: Rings of Eternity / Velibor Baco / In Parentheses / Volume 6 Issue 2 / Fall 2020
Contributor list and discount code for the fall 2020 issue of In Parentheses Literary Magazine