Real Writers Committed to Creative Storytelling.

All of our contributors have a passion for storytelling. With varying educational backgrounds in creative writing, journalism, English, and more, our writers are dedicated to sharing their knowledge with others who have the same passion.

Mel Beasley – Owner

Believe in your story. If you don’t cry at the sad parts, you didn’t pour in enough of you.”

Mel is the creator and editor for Melbee Academy, as well as the marketing guru that gets the platform out into the world. He has around 8 years of experience in digital marketing and got his BFA in creative writing at the University of North Carolina Wilmington. He’s currently working on a fiction novel.

Emmi Conner – Writer

Nothing has informed my writing as much as my reading…”

Emmi is the academic writer for Melbee Academy, focusing on essay formatting. She holds a BFA in creative writing from the University of North Carolina at Wilmington. She’s been published in Adelaide Literary Magazineand Atlantis Magazine.

Rachelle Scott – Writer

Rachelle obtained her BFA in creative writing at the University of North Carolina at Wilmington and is currently pursuing a master’s degree in popular fiction and publishing at Emerson College. In addition to her contributions to Melbee, Rachelle teaches adult learning courses in English and history.

Beasley Nester – Writer

Beasley is native to North Carolina but claims no town as her own. She has her BFA in creative writing and a certificate of publication from the University of North Carolina at Wilmington where she also minored in Spanish. When she’s not writing or traveling, she’s out having adventures with her beloved pup, Sally. Beasley’s favorite thing to write is fantasy fiction.