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Melissa Bond

Photograph by Josh Blumental

About The Author

Melissa Bond is narrative journalist and poet. In the years of her dependence on benzodiazepines, Melissa blogged and became a regular contributor for Mad in America. ABC World News Tonight interviewed her for a piece in January 2014. Melissa is a respected writer on the perils of over-prescribing benzodiazepines and has been featured on the podcasts Risk!IGNTD, and The Addiction Podcast. Learn more at

Books by Melissa Bond