As you know, we're all about the Split Lip FAM. In the spirit of togetherness, we asked our FAM issue contributors: If we had a FAM Thanksgiving, what role would you play that day and what would you bring?
Their answers will make you laugh, make you ache, and make you wish you could spend at least one holiday with them -- just like their writing.
Hello out there, and welcome to the Split Lip blog!
There’s a lot happening in the world of Split Lip. Like, a lot. Like an entire press and a magazine. So this is our space to do things like make announcements (chapbook contest winner!!!), help you get to know our whiz-bang group of editors and readers, keep you posted on all of the amazing things the Fam is up to, and highlight each issue’s contributors.
There’s just one little thing this blog needs, and that’s a name. So we’re turning to you, dear...
Congratulations to this year's Turnbuckle Chapbook Winner, Sam Wein!
Of Sam's poetry chapbook, "Fruit Mansion," guest judge Cyn Vargas had this to say:
"Fruit Mansion is a vivid sensory unveiling of imagery, emotion, and character that floats, lingers, and sticks to the page and to the reader all at once. It isn't just beautiful in the way the words are intertwined, but beautiful in the way it speaks to identity, courage, and self-perception."
Congratulations also to all of our amazing finalists, who ma...