getting inspiration from William Styron to The Clash.

"My own little postage stamp of native soil."

Born and raised in the Mississippi Delta, Stuart Phillips writes about what he knows: race and identity, loss and longing.

 Writing short stories

& working on

The Great Southern Novel. 

A graduate of Ole Miss, Pepperdine Law School, and an MFA Candidate at Fairfield University. 

Stuart currently has the College of Arts & Sciences Veterans Fellowship, which he is using to try and master the semicolon. And characterization. But mainly the semicolon.

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"Seeing his life for what it is, defective and deficient in humanity."

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