Waking the Muse {Purchase}

“Remember the Sun: Poems on Nature and Inspiration” (Sunbury Press)

“Alien Prophecy” (In progress)

Life Signs and Fortune Cookies (under review, Sunbury Press)




The Art of Music {Purchase}

Ancient Heart Magazine Anthology {Purchase}


Melanie Simms has hundreds of publications of poetry in magazines, newspapers, e-zines and literary journals both nationally and internationally. Enjoy links to some of her works here…

Versify– the York Daily Record {Link}

Poetry Bay {Link}

The Other Voices International Poem Project {Link}

Ascent Aspirations {Link}

Ygdrasil: A Journal of the Poetic Arts

Poetry SuperHighway {Link}

Jerry Jazz Musician

Other publication listings include: Blood and Thunder Journal (Oklahoma University College of Medicine), The Galway Review (Ireland), Adelaide Literary Magazine (New York, Lisbon) The Journal of Wild Culture (London, England), Pittsburgh Post Gazette, York Daily Record, The Stray Branch, The Sunbury American Newspaper, York Dispatch, Daily Item, Susquehanna Life Magazine, Inside Pennsylvania Magazine, Artella Magazine, The Patriot News, Monterey News Herald, Versify,Perry County Times, A Time for Singing Literary Magazine, Penn Review (University of Pennsylvania), CLAM (UC Berkeley), Nuvein Magazine, PoetryBay, Boloji Press, The Taj Mahal Review, Poetry SuperHighway, ZZ Baggins Poetry Victims, Zuzu’s Petals, The Santa Cruz Sentinel, Outskirts Press, Piano Press, Other Voices International Poetry Project, Pohemian Press, The Electic Muse, Poetree Magazine, Red Coral, Rio a Journal of the Arts, Three Cup Morning, Splizz, Soul Fountain, Steel Point Quarterly, Bomb Magazine,Willard and Maple, Ygdrasil, Zillah, The Poet’s Haven, Poetry Motel, Poetry Soup, Angel News Magazine, Jerry Jazz Musician, Peshekee River Review, Poetry International, Poetic Voices, Psychic Guidepost Magazine (Aguilar Publications) Language and Culture, Private, Reflections Literary Journal, Illogical  Muse,  Ancient Paths Literary Magazine, Goatmilk: An Intellectual Journal,  The Artistic Muse (March issue, 2013), Freexpressions, among many others.