We at Split Lip are in the business of being transparent. We want you to know what to expect when you choose to submit to us, to understand what we're looking for, and to feel good about the process. In the spirit of being open books, we held a Twitter chat with editor-in-chief Kaitlyn Andrews-Rice (and her two bowls of dinner -- bowl 1: pork tenderloin, sweet potato, broccoli; bowl 2: salad, honey mustard dressing). If you missed it (or if you just want a recap), here's what Kaitlyn had to say:
We are thrilled to share the results of our first-ever flash fiction contest, the Split Lip Summer Mixtape Contest. Judge Juan Martinez has made his selections and the winner is:
"Little Mouse" by Angela Carlson
Juan says: "Little Mouse" packs a big emotional punch: It's such a beautiful, compressed story of loss, and it's so full of precise and loving observation. I was in awe of the power in the piece, and of the absolute control of the writer over the material, from its bold initial assertion to its...
The Split Lip FAM was a force to be reckoned with in October! Check out what our contributors and editors have put into the world this past month, and double your enjoyment by visiting the archives for their Split Lip pieces: