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Brown Sugar Presents Issue 7, "Happy Hour," an issue centered on relaxation, fun, summer warmth. It's the moment we look forward to after long days. It is friendship, romance, and community. Full of poetry and art, "Happy Hour" is a fun, quick read, best paired with a refreshing cocktail!
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Brown Sugar began with an off-hand comment—Ashley belted, “Let’s start a literary magazine!” after expressing her disappointment with the lack of diversity in the publishing industry. The comment led to an uber ride between friends as we discussed what we’d want from the magazine and what our aesthetic would be. We talked for hours about our name, our colors, our dream for the magazine. After weeks of planning and stressing about all the logistics of starting a literary magazine, we finally launched in June of 2020...