Melva Gifford

Melva Gifford has been writing since her youth. She has fiction and nonfiction shorts published in various publications, anthologies and websites. She won first place for her MG book, Operation: Middle School Madness. Her story, Forfeit is featured in the January 2021 issue of Cricket. She’s won multiple honorable mentions from the international contest: Writers of the Future.

Melva Gifford is also a Utah Story Guild member, Timp Tellers member, contributor to USG’s Tale swapper newsletter, and toastmaster’s member. She has performed in multiple venues.