An illustration of a grey donkey head. The donkey's name is Brighty, and he is famous for being in a children's book and many magazines.

Magazine Writer of the Year 2023

In the category Magazine Writer of the Year judges considered how the submitted work demonstrated writing style, content, and overall impact. These writers truly know how to engage their readers.


Arizona Highways

Matt Jaffe for “The Tale of a Donkey“, “It’s Like Déjà Vu All Over Again“, and “Celebrating the Visions“.

Matt Jaffe drew me in and kept me reading through nice descriptive language, good variety of stories and approach. Wasn’t afraid to go deeper on a topic.
— IRMA Awards Jury


Bill Newcott in Delaware Beach Life


Kevin Rabalais in Louisiana Life