Missy Brownson resides in Georgetown, Kentucky, and works in the capital city of Frankfort as a communications professional. Before moving to the Bluegrass region, Missy served as co-producer and co-emcee of the Third Tuesday Writers Coffeehouse in Owensboro, Kentucky. Her work has appeared in The Lumberyard Magazine, The Louisville Review, Open 24 Hours and The Heartland Review, where her work was awarded “finalist” and “honorable mention” designations for the 2010 Joy Bale Boone Poetry Prize. Her work has also been distributed via the email poetry service of tweetspeakpoetry.com, Every Day Poems. Missy lives with her good husband and some bad cats.