My name is Pedro Ramirez. I am a native New Yorker and Mexican-American.
I’m 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: Junot Diaz, Lauren Groff, Tobias Wolff, Karen Russell, Laura van den Berg, F. Scott Fitzgerald, Dan Brown, Ernest Hemingway, Adrian Matejka, Sonya Huber, Stephanie Vaughn, Edith Wharton, Kaveh Akbar, Safia Elhillo, Ada Limon, Ray Bradbury, Paul Yoon, Marie-Helene Bertino, Molly Antopol, Amelia Gray, George Saunders, Adelle Waldman, Katie Schmid, Ashley Strosnider, Amanda Miska, Ruth Madievsky, Melissa Wiley, Chloe Caldwell, Elizabeth Ellen, Morgan Parker, Erika L. Sánchez, Ashley Farmer, Roald Dahl, Morgan Parker, Patricia Engel, Valeria Luiselli, Lindsay Hunter, Julie Buntin, Jami Attenberg, Clare Beams, Barry Lopez, Sara Lippmann, Miranda July…oh, the list will continue to grow as I read and when I remember to update =]