Mel Cleary

Press Service International

Mel Cleary is a writer from windy Wellington, New Zealand studying creative writing at the IIML at Victoria University.

  • Miraculous

    Do you ever look up at the stars and wonder at them thanking God for the sight? And then you learn just how far away ...

  • Treat Yo’ Self

  • Potential

    If you’re anything like me, you may be a believer in the phrase ‘Why do today what you can do tomorrow?’ Welcome to my world of procrastination.

  • Trial by Fire

    Have you ever looked at a tiny flame of a candle and thought how beautiful? Or at a fireplace and thought how cozy and warm? And then you hear about spontaneous combustion and think no thank you. Because fun fact about fire – it hurts.

  • Boats

  • In love

    Love makes us do some really weird things. Don’t tell me you haven’t cried over a shirt or done something to impress/please your loved one at least once in your life.

  • Keeping a conversation

    I remember the old sign that used to flash outside my old church billboard: ‘I miss the way you used to talk to me as a child.’

  • In the dark

    I really wanted my first article to be something humorous and surprisingly deep, but as I imagine you all know life gets in the way.