Author Archives: Jessica A. Kent

About Jessica A. Kent

Jessica A. Kent is the Marketing Intern at Ploughshares Literary Magazine, and is pursuing an MFA in Fiction at Emerson College. Her work has appeared in Emerson Review, Relevant Magazine, Boston Literary Magazine, Corkboard, Englewood Review of Book, and Barnes & Noble Inside; she’s also the recipient of the Lea Lovenheim Award for Short Fiction. Jessica is the founding editor of the Boston Book Blog.

Roundup: Social Media, Technology, and Innovation

In our Roundups segment, we’re looking back at all the great posts since the blog started in 2009. We explore posts from our archives as well as other top literary magazines and websites, centered on a certain theme to help … Continue reading

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Roundup: Reading it By Ear

In our Roundups segment, we’re looking back at all the great posts since the blog started in 2009. We explore posts from our archives as well as other top literary magazines and websites, centered on a certain theme to help … Continue reading

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A Second Free Ploughshares Solo for Your Summer Reading

To help you bulk up your reading list this summer, we’re offering you a selection of our Ploughshares Solos free your Kindle (or Kindle app) for the first five days of the month. Last month we offered you a free … Continue reading

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Roundup: Is a Literary City in Your Summer Travel Plans?

In our Roundups segment, we’re looking back at all the great posts since the blog started in 2009. We explore posts from our archives as well as other top literary magazines and websites, centered on a certain theme to help … Continue reading

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Roundup: Literary Father’s Day

In our Roundups segment, we’re looking back at all the great posts since the blog started in 2009. We explore posts from our archives as well as other top literary magazines and websites, centered on a certain theme to help … Continue reading

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Roundup: We Are Family

In our Roundups segment, we’re looking back at all the great posts since the blog started in 2009. We explore posts from our archives as well as other top literary magazines and websites, centered on a certain theme to help … Continue reading

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Roundup: Summer is for Lovers (and Writers)

In our Roundups segment, we’re looking back at all the great posts since the blog started in 2009. We explore posts from our archives as well as other top literary magazines and websites, centered on a certain theme to help … Continue reading

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Our Reading Period is Open!

The Ploughshares reading period is now open! Starting today (June 1), and through the rest of the year, you can submit your fiction, poetry, and nonfiction to us. Called “a magazine that has published a good deal of what has become … Continue reading

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Let Ploughshares Stock Your Summer Reading With Our Solos – For Free!

Along with the arrival of bright days of sunshine, relaxation, and hopefully a vacation or two, comes the important question at the advent of summer: What will you be reading? We at Ploughshares want to give you some excellent pieces … Continue reading

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Roundup: Writers and Their Mentors

In our Roundups segment, we’re looking back at all the great posts since the blog started in 2009. We explore posts from our archives as well as other top literary magazines and websites, centered on a certain theme to help … Continue reading

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