- Santonio Murff
Santonio D. Murff is a three-time PEN America Prison Writing Award winner from Shreveport, Louisiana. His first novel, The San-Man: 7 Days of Hell, will be published this year by Righteous Publications. He is seeking a producer for his twice-PEN-awarded movie script The Cobra’s Cross. You can write him at Santonio D. Murff #773394 French M. Robertson, 12071 FM 3522 Abilene, Texas 79601
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