Melanie Henderson is the author of Elegies for New York Avenue (Main Street Rag, 2011). She is a native Washingtonian, educated at Howard University, Trinity University, and Lesley University. Henderson is an alumnus of the VONA Workshops, sponsored by Voices of Our Nations Arts Foundation, and winner of a Larry Neal Writers’ Award from the DC Commission on the Arts. She is Managing Editor of the Tidal Basin Review.
Beltway Poetry Quarterly: http://www.beltwaypoetry.com/poetry/poets/names/henderson-melanie/
Submitted by Kim Roberts, December 2013