Issues I worked on with Mangrove.

Mangrove

Mangrove is the undergraduate literary journal at the University of Miami, publishing student art and writing that pulses with human language, sits under our skin and settles into our soul.

EXPERIENCE

 

Co-Editor-in-Chief (August 2015 – December 2015)

  • Organized weekly meetings to discuss submissions received and best suited for publication. 

  • Organized the monthly event, "Open Mic Night" at Books & Books where published and aspiring writers would read their work. 

  • Reached out to published writers via email to be our guest speaker for our events.

Fiction Editor (August 2014 – July 2015)

  • Edited the fiction pieces selected for publication.

  • Participated in "Poets for Hire," where Mangrove writers wrote poems for students willing to donate to our organization.

Reader (August 2013 – July 2014)

  • Read hundreds of submissions to recommend and sort which stories were best suited for our journal to the Editorial staff.

Publication

  • “Ache," (short story)Miambiance 2013

 Awarded 2nd place by the FCSAA (the State of Florida College System Activities Association Publications Division)
 

  • “Father” (Poem), Miambiance 2013

  • "Screech" (Poem) Miambiance 2013