Cecily Schuler, Mentor

68194_10206493841198725_9003434068532274550_n (1)Cecily Schuler received their MFA in Writing from the Pratt Institute in Brooklyn, NY. Having attended both the Bread Loaf Writers’ Conference and the Vermont Studio Center, Cecily has had their work featured in The Offing, Fairy Tale Review, Wicked Banshee, Ellipsis, and Duende, and anthologized in great weather for MEDIA and Fire Stories: Further Thoughts on Radically Re-thinking Mental Illness. Cecily’s chapbook, 296, chronicling the author’s experience living with multiple mental health diagnoses, is available from Next Left Press. Cecily co-founded and manages Union Square Slam, a weekly poetry open mic/slam in the heart of New York City every Tuesday.