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Special Contributor: Amber J Lucik

     "Calling Amber J Lucik a new author would be like referring to your landlord as a roommate! Though her presence may not be as obvious as other contributors, Louisiana Words would not be possible without Amber. We pay her our rent, so to speak. Her involvement began when she served as an editor at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette, along with Louis Toliver Jr., for a publication called the Southwestern Review: Phoenix Edition. From that project sprang the inspiration for Louisiana Words, a collaborative effort between both Louis and Amber to showcase the rich diversity that Louisiana possesses.
     If helping start Louisiana Words was not enough, Amber is currently in the process of converting Louisiana Words into a book!  Be on the lookout for for updates regarding her progress. Amber, thank you for co-creating an innovative platform for Louisiana writers to express their voices. A large quantity of inspiring literature would have never been produced had you not been inspired to action." - Samuel Jones

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