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Literary Reflections Reading Period

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Thanks to a flurry of submissions, Literary Reflections is closing submissions from April 1st until June 1st while we read through our backlog. If you have an essay you'd like to submit, please send it in now or wait until June. We look forward to reading your work!


Amy Stockwell Mercer is a freelance writer living in Charleston, SC with her husband and three sons. An MFA graduate in Creative Writing from Queens University, she writes about art and artist profiles for Charleston Magazine, The City Paper, Charleston Art Mag, and Art Papers. Amy also writes about living with chronic illness, and is finishing a book about women with diabetes for Demos Health. When she needs to get out of her own head, she teaches college students how to write the 5 paragraph essay. You can read more of her writing at her website.


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