Melissa Hudson is a graphic artist and writer, beginning in the Seattle gaming industry under Magic The Gathering’s Jesper Myrfors at Hidden City Games, LLC. Hudson’s illustrations for Hidden City Games premiered in 56 countries in early 2006. Shortly thereafter, she transitioned into graphic novels, penciling and inking several titles released both in the United States and in the UK for various small publishers, including Orang-Utan Comics’ “Faster Than Light” anthology. Her first solo-project, the graphic novel “Witchfire” was published by Markosia in 2015. Hudson earned her BFA from Northwest College of Arts in 2005, and won the President’s Award for extraordinary artistic achievement. Her short stories have been published in numerous literary magazines and anthologies, including Women Write About Comics, The Offbeat, and American Writer’s Journal.