|Birthname||Melissa Lauren Broder|
|born on||29 August 1979 at 15:00 (= 3:00 PM )|
|Place||Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania, 40n0116, 75w1901|
|Timezone||EDT h4w (is daylight saving time)|
|Astrology data||05°50' 24°18 Asc. 17°26'|
American poet and essayist whose work includes poetry collection Last Sext (Tin House 2016) and essay collection So Sad Today (Grand Central 2016), as well as a popular Twitter feed also titled So Sad Today (more than 450,000 followers in May 2017), on which the book is based. In 2017, Broder won a Pushcart Prize for her poem "Forgotten Sound", included in Last Sext. Broder has also written horoscopes for Lena Dunham's newsletter Lenny Letter.
- Work : Prize 2017 (Pushcart Prize)
Sy Scholfield quotes her on Twitter: "it's my birthday and i have chin acne" (posted 29 Aug 2016) , "my moon is in scorpio sun is in virgo"  ... "sag rising" . Full name and age/year from www.intelius.com. Place of birth unknown but this website states "Poet and essayist Melissa Broder grew up in Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania, near Philadelphia" . A speculative time of 3 p.m. EDT gives this combination.
- Traits : Mind : Education extensive (MFA in poetry)
- Vocation : Writers : Magazine/ newsletter (Horoscopes)
- Vocation : Writers : Poet
- Vocation : Writers : Textbook/ Non-fiction (Essayist)
- Notable : Awards : Vocational award (Pushcart Prize)