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Melissa Carter

Melissa Carter: Halloween candy hijinks

I admit October is my favorite month of the year. With it comes my son's birthday, Atlanta Pride and, of course, the greatest holiday of the year ... Halloween! But as you go out to get candy for the little tri...
Melissa Carter

Melissa Carter: When a quick errand turns awkward

I am a fan of the idea that we should embrace ourselves for all we have to offer, no matter how different those traits are. However, I wish the rest of the world would learn to accept us as we are too. I wan...
Melissa Carter

Melissa Carter: Sticker shock and healthcare woes

We all have suffered through quite a few years of both successful and unsuccessful healthcare reform debate, but have you ever been without insurance and felt the real effects? I didn't until a recent sales sli...
Melissa Carter

Melissa Carter: A note from the past resonates today

When I first saw the list I had written, I didn’t think much about it. It wasn’t until I saw when I wrote that list that I teared a little. Everyone has their weakness when it comes to housekeeping. For some...
Georgia Voice columnist Melissa Carter

Melissa Carter: Tunes to get through big life changes

My contract has officially come to an end with my previous radio station and I am now free to pursue other professional ventures. As exciting as that should be, I’m afraid I am a creature of habit and have to d...