Melina Druga is a freelance journalist, history enthusiast and author. Her focus is on the period 1890-1920 with a particular interest in WW1 and how the war changed the lives of ordinary people. In addition to her books, Melina blogs mostly about history on her website with the goal of educating those who know little or nothing about the topic.
When not working, Melina can be found practicing yoga or indulging her inner news junkie. She lives in Ohio with her husband, daughter and cat.
When did you first start writing?
I was in the fourth grade, although I remember creating "newspapers" even earlier than that.
Do you remember the first story you ever wrote?
Yes, it was about two sisters living in an 1840s canal town.