Mellissa Thomas

Mellissa Thomas - Editor

Orlando, FL, United States

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Overview

I have 4+ years of experience editing fiction and non-fiction books, and online publications.

Fiction
African American fiction
Anthologies
Crime & Mystery
Plays & Screenplays
Poetry
Thriller
Women's Fiction
Young Adult & Teen
Non-Fiction
Biographies & Memoirs
Business & Management
Christian (Non-Fiction)
Economics
Entertainment
Publishing
Religion & Spirituality
Self-help & Self-improvement

Portfolio (7 selected works)

From a Babe 2.0: A Weekly Devotional Guide for New Believers and Those Ready to Get UNSTUCK and Grow in Christ

Mellissa Thomas

Tired of circling the same issues in your life? Feel like your prayers are bouncing off the ceiling? Then you’re probably as frustrated with the circumstances in your life as I was three years ago, wondering if and why your prayers seem to disappear unanswered. You’re hungry for guidance and encouragement at this point, right? You want answers. Well, good news. God delivered me from every bad ... read more

Tired of circling the same issues in your life? Feel like your prayers are bouncing off the ceiling? Then you’re probably as frustrated with the circumstances in your life as I was three years ago, wondering if and why your prayers seem to disappear unanswered. You’re hungry for guidance and encouragement at this point, right? You want answers. Well, good news. God delivered me from every bad ... read more

In the Rough: Episode 2 of the Tenderfoot Series

Mellissa Thomas

The first 48 hours in Naples saw International Supremacy Bureau Agents Maia Highland and Roy Chambers face death on more than one occasion. Now, with the help of ISB’s Europe Lead Agent Evan Knightley, the duo’s race to find Tenderfoot intensifies given the untimely murder of Italy’s top ranking military official, who was involved in the case, and the treacherous quest for the truth behind the... read more

The first 48 hours in Naples saw International Supremacy Bureau Agents Maia Highland and Roy Chambers face death on more than one occasion. Now, with the help of ISB’s Europe Lead Agent Evan Knightley, the duo’s race to find Tenderfoot intensifies given the untimely murder of Italy’s top ranking military official, who was involved in the case, and the treacherous quest for the truth behind the... read more

Crooked Beauty: Words on Our Imperfect Life

Mellissa Thomas

Life happens. How do you put it into words?"Crooked Beauty" is a provocative poetry collection for everyday life. From love and family, desperation, social outcries, and bad decisions to questions about the afterlife, this little digest verbalizes your deepest feelings, and who knows, it might even introduce you to some new experiences. Keep this in your bag, by your bed, at your table, wherev... read more

Life happens. How do you put it into words?"Crooked Beauty" is a provocative poetry collection for everyday life. From love and family, desperation, social outcries, and bad decisions to questions about the afterlife, this little digest verbalizes your deepest feelings, and who knows, it might even introduce you to some new experiences. Keep this in your bag, by your bed, at your table, wherev... read more

Faded Diamonds

Camille Burke, Stacey Pacouloute, Mellissa Thomas

The Godhand Women’s Home houses two hundred of South Florida’s most desperate young women, and what begins as Leila Sudders’ refuge from her turbulent past quickly becomes a distorted mirror of her own darkness, so she does what she does best as she awaits her child’s birth: close up. But despite her waning efforts, her toughness carves a path of treacherous consequence that intensifies as her... read more

The Godhand Women’s Home houses two hundred of South Florida’s most desperate young women, and what begins as Leila Sudders’ refuge from her turbulent past quickly becomes a distorted mirror of her own darkness, so she does what she does best as she awaits her child’s birth: close up. But despite her waning efforts, her toughness carves a path of treacherous consequence that intensifies as her... read more

Abstracted: Episode 1 of the Tenderfoot Series

Mellissa Thomas

International Supremacy Bureau agent Maia Highland hates wild goose chases, and hates men even more, so when she’s assigned her first ever partner, hulking veteran agent and profiler Roy Chambers, she is none too pleased. To make matters worse, the duo is tasked to find the Bureau’s latest target: a faceless, mysterious woman using the alias “Tenderfoot”; and Maia soon learns there’s more to t... read more

International Supremacy Bureau agent Maia Highland hates wild goose chases, and hates men even more, so when she’s assigned her first ever partner, hulking veteran agent and profiler Roy Chambers, she is none too pleased. To make matters worse, the duo is tasked to find the Bureau’s latest target: a faceless, mysterious woman using the alias “Tenderfoot”; and Maia soon learns there’s more to t... read more

From a Babe: A Weekly Devotional for New Believers and Those Hungry for Spiritual Growth in Christ

Mellissa Thomas

Are you a brand new Christian? Have you been saved a while, but haven't experienced any spiritual growth at all? You’ve made an eternal commitment to devote your whole life to God - that’s a lot of changing to do; and now you have to seriously read the big Bible, with all its daunting contents. You're hungry for guidance and encouragement. But where do you start? Fortunately, God’s already pro... read more

Are you a brand new Christian? Have you been saved a while, but haven't experienced any spiritual growth at all? You’ve made an eternal commitment to devote your whole life to God - that’s a lot of changing to do; and now you have to seriously read the big Bible, with all its daunting contents. You're hungry for guidance and encouragement. But where do you start? Fortunately, God’s already pro... read more

Unwavering Echoes: Poems and Stories of a Culture's Longing Legacy

Augusta Williams Jr

"Unwavering Echoes" illuminates the rich African American and African history and culture through compelling poetry and storytelling. Augusta Williams Jr.'s anthology draws children, youth, and adults alike on a journey of touching tributes and tales of human connection that reinforce the very fabric of who African Americans are.

"Unwavering Echoes" illuminates the rich African American and African history and culture through compelling poetry and storytelling. Augusta Williams Jr.'s anthology draws children, youth, and adults alike on a journey of touching tributes and tales of human connection that reinforce the very fabric of who African Americans are.

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