Melissa Uchiyama

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Melissa is a writer and teacher making her home in Tokyo. She writes about food and family, about the ways we root ourselves to life and belonging. Contributor to journals and publications such as The Washington Post, Brain Child, Literary Mama, and two anthologies, Knocked Up Abroad and Mothering Through the Darkness. Fervent snacker and food snob, especially about peanut butter and popcorn.