Melanie Hamlett is a comedian, writer, and storyteller who’s been performing in New York City and Los Angeles for the last 12 years and now in Europe, where she currently lives. She’s won The Moth in NYC multiple times, is regularly featured on the Risk! Podcast, and writes for The Guardian,The Washington Post, The Huffington Post, Playboy, and Glamour. Having lived in her truck all over the U.S. for years as an outdoor adventure guide, as well as New York City, Los Angeles, South America, and now Europe, her bizarre, solo adventures often concern the people who love her most (especially her poor mother). Follow her on Instagram, Twitter, or her website: