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The Fam Roundup: July 2019
August 5, 2019
Just One Thing with Alex Simand
July 12, 2019
"With an open mind": an interview with Katherine Joyce
July 10, 2019
Tarantula: A Guest Post from Amy Stuber
March 21, 2019
From the Writing Desk of: Chloe N. Clark
March 5, 2019
Announcing Split Lip's Best New Poets nominees!
March 22, 2019
November 1, 2017
Becky Robison and Amy Rossi
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:
Chloe N. Clark’s book The Science of Unvanishing Objects is now available for pre-order from Finishing Line Press.
Matthew Sirois’ debut novel Near Haven has received stellar reviews in Kirkus, Foreword Reviews, and Necessary Fiction.
Publications, Interview, and Reviews
Amorak Huey's poem “Road Trip” appears in the latest issue of The Southern Review and he has two poems in Pithead Chapel: “Having the Fisherman and His Wife to Dinner” and “A Dog Barks, Someone Eats a Watermelon, a Car Drives Away”
Christina Dalcher's flash “Pain Management” is up at 365 Tomorrows and "Holy Thoughts," a series of flash stories, appears in BULL
Diannely Antigua's poem “Portrain of El Jefe” was published at The Boiler and “Diary Entry #4: Atonement” appears at Breakwater Review.
Alina Stefanescu's story “Clutchings” appears in Necessary Fiction and her essay “Six Gravel Roads” is in the latest issue of (b)OINK.
We were delighted to see so much of the FAM in the latest issue of (b)OINK, including:
Kristine Langley Mahler's “Personality Party”
Thomas Kearnes' “Father Figure”
Amy Silverberg's “Us Girls”
Kara Vernor's “Eve and Adam” is featured at Early Work and her story “Swarm of Salami” appears in Fanzine.
Hannah Craig's essay “Apology” was named first runner-up for Proximity Magazine's Personal Essay Prize.
Cathy Ulrich's flash “How We Fossilize” appears in Corium Magazine.
Sally Burnette has three poems in The Boiler: “View. Magic Mountain, Valencia, California” and “We’re Really Happy. Our Kids are Healthy, We Eat Good Food and We Have a Really Nice Home."
Siobhan Welch interviewed Katy Horan in The Rumpus.
Tyler Barton's story “Out Out” appears at Burrow Press.
Gayle Brandeis's essay “WHAT TIME IS IT: When a Feminist Shakes It for Morris Day” is up at Mutha Magazine.
FEAR NO LIT interviewed managing editor Amy Rossi for their “Writers Watching Sports” series.
Michele Finn Johnson's flash “Save Us From Extinction” is up at WhiskeyPaper.
Flash fiction reader Lori Sambol Brody's story “The Whole World is Desert” was published in The Rumpus.
Meghan Phillips' story “V-Card” was featured at Paper Darts and her Halloween flash “Final Girl Slumber Party” appears at Barrelhouse.
Kathleen Rooney reviewed Carmen Maria Machado’s Her Body and Other Parties for The Chicago Tribune.
Ashley Hutson's essay “How One of the Sickest Books Ever Written Cured Me” was published by Electric Literature.
Editor-in-Chief Kaitlyn Andrews-Rice has work in Booth 11: Women Writers.
Reader Hillary Umland's flash "Here and Then” appears in Train.
Social Media and Marketing Coordinator Becky Robison's flash “In Captivity” is up at Pithead Chapel.
Flash fiction reader Tommy Dean's story “A Land So Flat” appears in Hawaii Pacific Review.
Awards, Honors, and News
Poetry reader Charnell Peters’ poem "An Uncertain Map of How I Got Raced" has been nominated for a Pushcart Prize by Crab Creek Review.
Kara Vernor is guest-judging (b)OINK’s current 35mm Fiction Contest.
Nina Alvarez’s press Cosmographia Books is hosting a monthly poetry contest and a quarterly chapbook contest.
Kathleen Rooney’s Lillian Boxfish Takes a Walk has been shortlisted for the Chicago Review of Books Award in Fiction.
Summer Mixtape Flash Fiction Contest judge Juan Martinez’s Best Worst American has been shortlisted for the Chicago Review of Books Award in Fiction.
Kathryn McMahon has joined the staff of The Adroit Journal as a reader and her story “It Would Not Have Our Bones” has been nominated for Best of the Net by The Citron Review.
Chelsea Lane Wells’ “His Teeth” has been nominated for Best of the Net by The Collapsar.
Willy Palomo’s “not-boy” has been nominated for Best of the Net by The Collapsar.
Monet P. Thomas has been nominated for Best of the Net by Sundog Lit for “Lost in the City."
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