Tammy McKillip

Tammy McKillip

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I am a freelance writer and mom of two living in rural New Jersey. I am pursuing my MFA in Creative Writing at University of Texas El Paso and have a BA in Literature and Writing from Columbia University, NYC. In my spare time, I like to bring vintage campers back to life.

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Fall 2016 Issue

Truth Be Told

Third Prize, 2015 Literal Latte Essay Award.
There is an old Yiddish proverb: A half-truth is a whole lie. My kids have never asked how my father died or how their dad’s father died (the same way, when my husband was 12). I have not told them and have no idea what I’ll say when the time comes, but it will probably be a lie….

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