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Chris Shorne

Chris Shorne

Chris Shorne

Chris Shorne’s poetry has appeared on the stage with TumbleMe Production’s Forever or Whatever: A Homoromantic Confession, Bent Writers Showcase, and Seattle SPIT and on the page in Sinister Wisdom, Make/Shift Magazine, and Iris Brown Lit Mag. Shorne holds an MFA from Antioch University, Los Angeles.

Work by This Artist

On Typos and Grammatical Errors...story art
By Chris Shorne

The meaning of the text can find itself surprisingly enhanced by the little missteps made along the way.

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Contests & Prizes

Flash Fiction Contest
On May 1st, we announced the winners of our Flash Fiction Contest: Thomas Garcia (1st), Rick Krizman (2nd), and Rios de la Luz (3rd). Read more.

The James Baldwin Literature Prize
It is with great pleasure that we announce the winner of The James Baldwin Literature Prize of $1,000 to Hafsa Musa. Read more.

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