My name is Pedro Ramirez. I am a native New Yorker and Mexican-American.
I’m a MS reader at Split Lip Press and an assistant editor at Compose: A Journal of Simply Good Writing . I’ve also worked as an associate editor at december magazine, and as an assistant and associate editor at Dogwood: a Journal of Poetry & Prose, Fairfield University’s national literary journal.
Favorite Writers: Lauren Groff, Jenny Zhang, Danielle Lazarin, Rebecca Schiff, Tobias Wolff, Karen Russell, Laura van den Berg, Adrian Matejka, Sonya Huber, Stephanie Vaughn, Edith Wharton, Kaveh Akbar, Safia Elhillo, Ada Limón, Paul Yoon, Marie-Helene Bertino, Molly Antopol, Amelia Gray, George Saunders, ZZ Packer, Adelle Waldman, Katie Schmid, Ashley Strosnider, Amanda Miska, Ruth Madievsky, Melissa Wiley, Chloe Caldwell, Elizabeth Ellen, Scott McClanahan, Chelsea Hodson, Melissa Febos, Morgan Parker, Erika L. Sánchez, Ariel Francisco, Jess Rizkallah, Melissa Lozada-Oliva, Paige Lewis, Leah Umansky, Emari DiGiorgio, Ashley Farmer, Patricia Engel, Valeria Luiselli, Lindsay Hunter, Julie Buntin, Jami Attenberg, Morgan Jerkins, Clare Beams, Barry Lopez, Sara Lippmann, Miranda July, Eve Babitz, Laura Adamczyk…oh, the list will continue to grow as I read and when I remember to update =]