Mel Bosworth is the author of the novel Freight and the poetry chapbook Every Laundromat in the World. His work has appeared in Hayden's Ferry Review, Tin House, Per Contra, New World Writing, Santa Monica Review, Melville House, and American Book Review, among others. He is the series editor for the Wigleaf Top 50 (2015) and the creator & curator of the Small Press Book Review. Camouflage Country, co-written with Ryan Ridge with illustrations by Jacob Heustis, will be published 12/15 by Queen's Ferry Press. 

Mel lives, breathes, writes, and works in Western Massachusetts.