June Melby

writer, spoken word artist, mammal

Events and classes

Keith Lesmeister Book Release!

Tuesday, May 16th, I will be delivering one humorous, and possibly song-based, introduction for Keith at his Big Ole Book Release Party. Pulpit Rock Brewery, Decorah, Iowa. 6pm. Hosted by Dragonfly Books. Hurrah.

2017 -- Coming to a theatre or film festival near you: THROUGH THE WINDMILL., a feature-length documentary which looks at the history of miniature golf in the USA, and how it has evolved over the last 100 years. Amanda Kulkoski - Producer/​Director
(She includes pictures from my own Tom Thumb Mini Golf in Waupaca, Wisconsin!)

Selected Works

Funny and nostalgic ... Melby deftly captures her family’s seemingly endless lakeside summers and the inevitable letting go of childhood.
Rob Spillman
Endearing... An outpouring of tender, witty memories.
Publisher's Weekly
poetry and music