Construction Literary Magazine

Fall 2020

Melinda Palacio

Melinda Palacio divides her time between Santa Barbara and New Orleans. She is the author of two poetry collections, Folsom Lockdown and How Fire Is a Story, Waiting, and the novel, Ocotillo Dreams. She writes a bi-monthly column for La Bloga. Her work has been published in a variety of journals and websites, including Poem-a-Day from the Academy of American Poets.