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Mel Bosworth

Independent Author

"An autumn night - don't think your life didn't matter." Matsuo Basho

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, American Book Review, and elsewhere. A former series editor for the Wigleaf Top 50 (2015), he is the creator & curator of the Small Press Book Review. Camouflage Country, co-written with Ryan Ridge with illustrations by Jacob Heustis, is available now from Queen's Ferry Press.

Publishers Weekly called Mel's novel FREIGHT "subtle and delightful" and "fantastically innovative."


Camouflage Country: Book Trailer from Ryan MacDonald on Vimeo.