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Literary Spotlight: Blanket Sea

This online journal showcases works written by people with chronic or mental illness and disabilities.

Blanket Sea
Blanket Sea, designed by Pj Kneisel

As a writer diagnosed with mental and chronic illnesses, Alana Saltz has spent a great deal of time in online communities for people living with disabilities. There, she’s met artists and writers hungry for venues in which to showcase their creative work.

“I noticed a great deal of them were facing barriers in terms of rejections due to their work being considered too ‘niche’ or because of prohibitive submissions fees,” she notes.

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