Creative Thresholds profile pic 1Melissa D. Johnston is an artist, writer, wandering nomad, and recovering academic. Her work has appeared or is forthcoming in Poetry Life and TimesEyedrum Periodically, Em Dash, The New Post-Literate, Luminous (anthology), The Best of Friday Flash: Volume One, and as book covers for Sopher Press. Recently her poetry finished as a semifinalist for the Joanna Cargill Coconut Book Prize. She enjoys sharing other artists’ creative work as the founder and curator/editor of the arts-literary blog Creative Thresholds.