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storySouth Million Writers Award nominations

I was excited to find out that that I received three nominations (2 reader, 1 editorial) in for the Seventh Annual storySouth Millions Writers Award competition. The stories of mine nominated were:

Big Boy in Emprise Review (reader nom)

Neighbors in Pank (reader nom)

Lillian in White in 42opus (editor nom)

If you’d like to support or donate to the competition (first-, second-, and third-place cash prizes are awarded on the basis on donations), you can go here