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)

What is a Woman’s Worth? – by KIM D. BAILEY

What is a Woman’s Worth? By Kim D. Bailey   With all that’s going on this week after the election, this question bears asking and answering, with gritty insight and … Continue reading What is a Woman’s Worth? – by KIM D. BAILEY

Announcements, Themes, T-shirt contests and More! – Kelly Fitzharris Coody

I know I’ve been posting a lot of editorial notes here lately, but it’s been a nice place to be able to vent. That being said, I’ve been meaning to … Continue reading Announcements, Themes, T-shirt contests and More! – Kelly Fitzharris Coody

Who Wants to Talk American Politics? No One? Anyone? Okay, Okay, You’ve Twisted my Arm. I’ll go. – Kelly Coody

No matter how you woke up feeling today: deflated, depressed, let down, apathetic, disillusioned, or even if you’re happy with the election outcome, it’s evident that what Americans are deficient … Continue reading Who Wants to Talk American Politics? No One? Anyone? Okay, Okay, You’ve Twisted my Arm. I’ll go. – Kelly Coody

Young Woman’s Epiphany – by KI-ANA L. TONGE

Young Woman’s Epiphany Ki-Ana L. Tonge   Did you know? Did you know that you were the gasp of air between my every breath? The tip-tap to my every step … Continue reading Young Woman’s Epiphany – by KI-ANA L. TONGE

Mouthpiece – by JENNY IRIZARY

Mouthpiece My dad was leaning out the car window, catching up with Sofia’s mom, as I ran my finger from my Basque-Puerto Rican surname to the name “Mouthpiece, a Jet,” … Continue reading Mouthpiece – by JENNY IRIZARY

Drum Roll Please…SICK LIT MAGAZINE’S 2017 PUSHCART PRIZE NOMINEES ARE…..

This is the final, official, carved-in-wood, list of Sick Lit Magazine’s 2017 Pushcart Prize Nominees **Precursor: if you were on this list previously and are now not, I apologize. Works … Continue reading Drum Roll Please…SICK LIT MAGAZINE’S 2017 PUSHCART PRIZE NOMINEES ARE…..

What Makes Someone a “Real Writer” Any More Than, Well, You? – Kelly Fitzharris Coody, Editor in Chief

“Writers, by trade, tend to be more self-deprecating about their work than any other art form that exists.”  Make no mistake, it is just as much of an art form … Continue reading What Makes Someone a “Real Writer” Any More Than, Well, You? – Kelly Fitzharris Coody, Editor in Chief