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Shannon O'Connor

Shannon O'Connor

Shannon O'Connor

Shannon O'Connor holds an MFA in Writing and Literature from Bennington College. She has been published previously in THE WILDERNESS HOUSE LITERARY REVIEW, ODDBALL MAGAZINE, WORDGATHERING and others. She writes in the morning, and at night, she works for the corporate grind. She lives in the Boston area, and enjoys reading while taking public transportation.

Work by This Artist

The Elephant Closest To The Moon story art
By Shannon O'Connor

In embrace of soothing delusions, with arms wrapped warmly around all restorative illusions.

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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.

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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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