That’s true. More than once I’ve forgotten I submitted something when I got the rejection email. And they’ll pay…just with ten writer’s copies and the great exposure to the six people that still read literary magazines.

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Matthew Donnellon is a writer, artist, and sit down comedian. He is the author of The Curious Case of Emma Lee and Other Stories.

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