Melissa Yancy

Melissa Yancy’s short fiction has appeared in One Story, Glimmer Train, Prairie Schooner, Meridian, American Literary Review, The Journal, At Length, Barrelhouse and elsewhere. Her story “Teeth Apart” was first-place winner of the 2011 Glimmer Train Fiction Open. She is a graduate of the MPW Program at USC and lives in Los Angeles, where she works in the nonprofit world. Visit her at