Lorraine Rice


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Lorraine Rice writes fiction, poetry, and creative nonfiction. She is a Kimbilio Fellow, and earned her BA from Hampshire College, her MFA from The Writer’s Foundry at St. Joseph’s College New York. Her short story “Allegiance” won the Scoundrel Time Editors’ Choice Award in Fiction, and was nominated for a Pushcart Prize. Born in South Carolina, she currently lives in Philadelphia.


"Crepuscular Hour" collected in midnight & indigo: Eighteen Speculative Stories by Black Women Writers, Vol IIIThe Baby Factory - Witness MagazineInstants - swamp pink, no.1When I Look Like My Father It Makes My Mother Cry - Philadelphia StoriesAllegiance - Scoundrel TimeReading Zelda - Literary Mama“The Sex Goddess and the Mama” collected in Who’s Your Mama?: The Unsung Voices of Women and Mothers, Soft Skull Press