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Listen up, Bitches: It’s 2018! New Writing Prompts, Submissions Questions Answered, and More…- Editor-in-Chief Kelly Fitzharris Faulk

Transport me. Make me believe. Prompt # 1 (Running for the month of February): Write a story in which five characters (it doesn’t have to be exactly five) are trapped in … Continue reading Listen up, Bitches: It’s 2018! New Writing Prompts, Submissions Questions Answered, and More…- Editor-in-Chief Kelly Fitzharris Faulk

Imagined Futures – Photography from Jason Jackson

These images come from an ongoing project called Imagined Futures. I’m interested in how the act of photographing something can remove it from its context, allowing it to become re-imagined as … Continue reading Imagined Futures – Photography from Jason Jackson

Museum Girl – by Stacey Longenberger

Museum Girl   It’s like an old movie projector has switched on. Soundless; blurry images of family and friends at birthday parties, Christmases, BBQ’s.  Nameless faces with funny hair and … Continue reading Museum Girl – by Stacey Longenberger

SLM Interviews The Writer, Amanda McLeod – (Heads up – She’s Savvy and A Damn Good Writer)

Interview with the Writer  Sick Lit Magazine: How long have you known , deep down, that you’re a writer? Amanda McLeod: I always loved to read, and could read well … Continue reading SLM Interviews The Writer, Amanda McLeod – (Heads up – She’s Savvy and A Damn Good Writer)

Is SLM Back? What’s the Deal Here? Submissions UPDATES. – Editor-in-Chief, Kelly Fitzharris Faulk

I recently (today, actually) got a submission to our FUTURE writing prompt from SLM regular, Don Tassone; and it brightened up my entire weekend the minute it landed in my … Continue reading Is SLM Back? What’s the Deal Here? Submissions UPDATES. – Editor-in-Chief, Kelly Fitzharris Faulk

Guess Who’s Back, B – Words?! (I’m trying not to offend anyone by my use of colorful language.) I’m back. But in a Whole New Way… – Kelly Fitzharris Faulk, Editor-in-Chief

I’m back. In a brand new way. I’m changing these loose, broad themes to a very specific writing prompt that I want to be tailored to this publication, this web … Continue reading Guess Who’s Back, B – Words?! (I’m trying not to offend anyone by my use of colorful language.) I’m back. But in a Whole New Way… – Kelly Fitzharris Faulk, Editor-in-Chief

After Much Thought, I’ve Made up my Mind – Editor-in-Chief, Kelly Fitzharris Faulk

After I read all of the outpouring of support and kind words from Twitter, Facebook, the submissions email, my personal email, Facebook comments and messages, and every other way that … Continue reading After Much Thought, I’ve Made up my Mind – Editor-in-Chief, Kelly Fitzharris Faulk