Submittable and The Writer’s Block Present Melissa R. Sipin & Brittany Bronson


Submittable and The Writer’s Block are thrilled to present a reading by inaugural Eliza So Fellow Melissa R. Sipin and Las Vegas-based writer Brittany Bronson.

Please join us:

Saturday, June 10, 2017, at 7PM 
The Writer’s Block, 1020 Fremont Street, Las Vegas, NV 89101


Melissa R. Sipin is a writer from Carson, CA and Submittable’s inaugural Eliza So Fellow. She won Glimmer Train’s Fiction Open and the Washington Square Review’s Flash Fiction Prize. She co-edited Kuwento: Lost Things, an anthology on Philippine myths (Carayan Press 2014), and her work is published/forthcoming in Black Warrior ReviewPrairie Schooner, Guernica MagazinePEN/Guernica Flash SeriesVIDA: Women in Literary ArtsEleven Eleven Magazine, and Amazon’s literary journal Day One, among others. Melissa is a cofounder of TAYO Literary Magazine. Her fiction has won scholarships and fellowships from The MacDowell Colony, Poets & Writers Inc., Kundiman, VONA/Voices Conference, Squaw Valley’s Community of Writers, and Sewanee Writers’ Conference, and is represented by Sarah Levitt at Zachary Shuster Harmsworth Literary Agency. More at
Brittany Bronson is an English instructor and cocktail server in Las Vegas, Nevada. She is a contributing op-ed writer for The New York Times, where she writes about and the service industry and low-wage labor. Her fiction has appeared in Paper Darts, Cosmonauts Avenueand is forthcoming with JukedIn 2016, she was awarded a Literary Arts Fellowship in Creative Non Fiction by the Nevada Arts Council. 

Rachel Mindell

Rachel Mindell is a content creator and strategist for Submittable's marketing and product teams. She also writes and teaches poetry. You can find Rachel's creative work here: