Author Mel Chanté

Mel is a self-published poet, marketing creative and blogger living in Brooklyn. She loves to write, cook, take photos (especially of food, but people too) and share her poetry across stages in New York and Boston. Still learning to balance her passions, Mel talks tips and tricks she picks up along the way on her website:



“I am a strong black woman and I cannot be intimidated.” – Maxine Waters Doesn’t that statement just ooze self-empowerment? Congresswoman Maxine Waters’ clap back to Bill O’Reilly’s crude criticism of her…