Melissa Gonzales is a resident of Seattle and a student of the Hermetic Qabalah. Her esoteric studies and practice includes tarot, ritual, symbolism, astrology, herbalism and shamanism. She is the Operations/Event Director of AstroStyle.com, a certified Reiki practitioner and permaculturist. Her passion for literature, libraries plus uniting community has sprung up inspiration of the creation of Little Free Libraries around Seattle and within California. She is an active member of the Seattle Metaphysical Library and volunteers with local arts and music communities.