Marina Tinone is a writer at large and a scholar of youth literature. Their Pushcart Prize-nominated essay, “Beyond the Sea”, can be found in the inaugural Connecticut Literary Anthology (2020), and their prose poem “HMU” can be read online in Digital America. They live in service of a better future.

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