Her work has appeared in The Washington Post, The Los Angeles Times, The Boston Globe, The Chronicle of Higher Education, Orion, High Country News, The Advocate, Adbusters, Hemispheres, Horizon Air Magazine, Writer's Digest, and The Writer.
She teaches Feature Writing courses at the School of Journalism and Communication, University of Oregon, and speaks frequently for writing-related organizations and conferences in the Pacific Northwest.
Contact her at melissah(at)uoregon(dot)edu
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Melissa Hart with Bodhi the Barred Owl
at the Cascades Raptor Center in Eugene, Oregon
Photo by Jonathan B. Smith