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Lighted Corners Literary Magazine

Launched in 1981, Lighted Corners is an annual literary magazine devoted to art, fiction, creative nonfiction, poetry, and photography by students at Mount St. Mary's University.

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Lighted Corners has received several first-place awards from the Columbia Scholastic Press Association and the American Scholastic Press Association.The 2014 issue earned a Silver Crown from the Columbia Scholastic Press Association for "overall excellence."



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Lighted Corners 2015


Gabrielle Cusato

Art Editors

Jordan Forrest
Allison Pope

Fiction Editors

Kaitlyn Bryans
Joseph Theis

Poetry Editor

Jennifer Leavy

Creative Nonfiction Editor

Mary Kate Baehl

Design Editor

Anne Thelen


Tom Bligh


Sarafina Arthur-Williams
Kaela Curcillo
Shannon Gilmore
Caroline King
Maggie McCormick
Margaret Negas
Emma Patterson
Nicholas Shreiber
Samantha Solis
Allison Spencer


Sarafina Arthur-Williams
Charlotte Barry
Jack Bianco
Kaitlyn Bryans
Gabrielle Cusato
Brendan Dabagian
Alanna Dixon
Jordan Forrest
Mary Gerwig
Shannon Gilmore
James Harris
Anthony Higgins
Kelsey Ketelsen
Caroline King
Micaela Kowalski
Shannon Kreiner
Jennifer Leavy
Jack Lynch
Andrew Marfo
Sarah Myers
Liza Oakley
Brian Paton
Gregory Pierson
Allison Pope
Alexis Rojas
Allison Sarcone
Rosalyn Smaldone
Angela Smith
Samantha Solis
Sasha Soto
Alyse Spiehler
Sean Stanley
Joseph Theis
Anne Thelen
Quyen Tran

The William Heath Award
For outstanding achievement in creative writing


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