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Open Minds Quarterly is dedicated to writers worldwide who have survived depression, bipolar disorder, schizophrenia and other mental illnesses. We are seeking submissions that are insightful, intelligent and creative, because we know that’s what mental health consumers are. Fiction, book reviews, poems, first-person narrative accounts and more.
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Open Minds Quarterly is a publication of The Writer's Circle, a project of NISA/Northern Initiative for Social Action. Open Minds Quarterly is dedicated to writers worldwide who have survived depression, bipolar disorder, schizophrenia and other mental illnesses.
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