About Melody

Melody Lyrics is a poet, human rights activist and native Detroiter. She's drawn to weaving the transformative quality of spiritual enlightenment into all that she does - including creating community, media making and performing arts. She gives "wings" to her work as a Flight Attendant through her union activism and officer in the international union that represents the airline for which she works. Melody loves to learn and currently studies science and ancient history. She credits her mother, Bridget, for always encouraging her to go further and excel in all of her endeavors.
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My Young Mother’s Secret Miracle (Me!)

My grandmother would always tell my mother, Bridget, “If you ever have a baby, I’ll kill you!” That came from a woman who was strict about the rules of her home and the expectations of our current society’s vision of what a “young lady”should be. These values rang true in everything my mother did. She […]

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