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Spring 2022 Diverse Voices Semifinalists

By December 15, 2021No Comments


Thank you to all of the incredible writers who entered Diverse Voices this year! Your hard work, talent, and dedication to storytelling shines through in the entries we received.

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We are thrilled to advance entries to the Semifinalist round for another read. A huge congratulations to every writer advancing. Stay tuned for the Finalist announcement on January 15th!

Without further ado, the Spring 2022 Diverse Voices Semifinalists can be found on Coverfly here or below.

A Nasty Habit Sadie Fearon
An Ideal Wife Sarah Knight
Ask Already Sandra Lince
Ben Johnson Day Kerena Marchant
Billie & Sadie OShea Myles
Blitz Levena Ostergaard
Blue Andres Valentin Lopez
Calls From Home Laura DeBar
Cayenne and Dee Laura LeeLun
Cream City Jeffrey James Keyes, Matt W. Cody
Daddy’s Little Girl Rob Poquez
Dead Mom Friend Summertime Fun Club Alex Walker
Dig David Vieux
Doing Business As TOM KUHL
Elevate Emma and Dustin Bates and Castleberry
Eulogy Andi Avery
Feminoid Alexandria Lane
Fireflies Michael Chen
Five With A Bullet Christopher Isenegger
Good Things Scott Button
GREEN WARS WARREN CLARKE
HEAVEN John McPhaul III
I Am Bruce Lee Erin Falconer
I am the Dragon King Michael Choi
IN THE AESTHETIC OF DESMOND D.K. UZOUKWU
Karachi Vice Faisal Qureshi
Kingdom of Ivory Coast Sean Davis
L.A. Jillian Ibarra
Liberty City Jessy Lauren Smith
Lucha Danny Cavada Montenegro
Made in USA Desdemona Chiang
Meet Me in a Dark Alley Jessy Lauren Smith
My Best Friend’s Love Story Ushmey Chakraborty
My Daughter Maya Sarah McCulley
Mystic Cody Ashford & Eric Vue
No More Allies. Pierce Livingston
O.T.i.S. K.J. Sparrow
Out Again Raye Schiller
POLYDACTYLY Joni Rodgers
PSYCHO FREE Amy Blackwelder
PULP Ann Lu
Reaching for Rye Andrew Guerrero
Rearranged Sajini Subaskaran
Release Stacie Shellner
Reparations Marilynn Loveless
Roopa and The Bloobs: Pandemmy Blizzy Gilani Sumida-Moiseff
Storme John Lowe
The Adventures of Catfish & Zombie Tom Evan Kuykendall
The Bermuda Shipwreck Eric Murphy
The Brimstone Guild Alex Hurt II
The Devil and Dick Gregory Sean Slater
The Free World Marcus Thomas
THE GRIND FV Everleigh
THE KING OF COLORED TOWN Darryl Wimberley
The Vampire Prince Kyle Hinton
This Is How You Lose Her – Pilot Luis G. Santos
To Be American Laura Lujan
To Heck With It! Teddi Shaffer
Tom Boy Cameron Tendaji
Under The Moon Ari Silver
Wanderland Blake Williams
We Are Still Here Phoenix Rivera
We Good Keisha Prince
WE WERE ONCE Rebecca Stahl
Weigh In Rudy Bamenga
Welcome to the Sovereign Nation of Kasovia (pop. 57)   Diogo Beltran
When Joey Met Gemma Britt Wilkinson
X/WIND Richard Pohl


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