Charles Ramsay McCrory is an incoming freshman at the University of Mississippi. A native of Florence, Mississippi, McCrory pursued writing throughout high school. When he was fourteen, his short story "The Fire Escape" appeared in The Brogue, Belhaven University's fine arts annual. As a high school senior, he received a Silver Award in Short Story for his participation in the YoungArts program.
McCrory is currently selecting linens for his dorm room and poems for a first collection.