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Russell Reece

Russell Reece is a Delaware native and University of Delaware alumnus whose poems, stories and essays have been published in numerous print and online journals including The 3288 Review, Crimespree Magazine, Near to the Knuckle, The Offbeat, and Vine Leaves Literary Journal. His work has appeared in several anthologies, most recently Rehoboth Reimagined, released in 2017. Russ has received fellowships in literature from The Delaware Division of the Arts and the Virginia Center for the Creative Arts. He has received three “Best of the Net” nominations and has won or been a finalist in several regional and national writing contests. Russ co-hosts 2nd Saturday Poets in Wilmington, Delaware. He lives near Bethel, Delaware in rural Sussex County along the beautiful Broad Creek. You can learn more at his website,

Russell's story, "Abracadabra," was published in Someone Wicked: A Written Remains Anthology.