REGARDING  SPOT (LIT)ERARY (MAG)AZINE:

Spot Literary Magazine <http://www.spotlitmagazine.net> is an annual journal published by Spot Write Literary Corporation, a nonprofit California public benefit corporation, with federal tax-exempt status. 

Address correspondence to:  Spot Write Literary Corporation, 4729 E. Sunrise Dr., Box 254, Tucson, AZ 85718-4535.  Via email, you may reach the editior <susan.hansell@gmail.com> or the publisher <gpuyeno@hotmail.com>.

The current, continuing SPOT LIT issues and all back issue titles from the first five years of SLM are now available through amazon.com.  Type "Spot Literary Magazine" into amazon.com's search window and all SLM issues will be displayed; all current and back issue volumes are priced in the $7 dollar range.  To get free shipping add SLM issues to any order that exceeds $35 and select the free-shipping option. 

Volume 10 2017 is a double (110 pages) issue featuring Michael Buckley (fiction), Linda Delmont (poetry), Susan Hansell (poetry), Eileen Aronson Ireland (poetry), Denny E. Marshall (drawings), and Jonathan Rapp (poetry).

Volume 9 2016 is a double (133 pages) issue devoted in its entirety to the multi-genre collection Hawaiian Homes by Christian Lozada, the multi-genre collection Seizing Hold of What Will Not Be Held by Lisa Manning, and a ten-photograph selection from the series 5 Square Miles by Elizabeth Fenimore.

Volume 8 2015 is a double (108 pages) issue devoted in its entirety to 1) the book-length collection of poetry, Splints and Splinters, by Eileen Aronson Ireland; 2) a chapter-length excerpt, "Went-Went Girl," from the book-length memoir, Tales of an Ancient Go-Go Girl, by Joan Jobe Smith; and 3) nine photographs by a. paul cartier.

Volume 7 2014 of SLM is a double (132 pages) issue devoted in its entirety to 1) the book-length poem/photo collaboration between poet Lori Lubeski and photographer Jeannette C. Landrie: has the river of the body risen; and to 2) the near-novella length story by Michael Buckley, The Egg Tree.

Spot Literary Magazine Vol. 5 No. 2 (Fall 2011) features drawing by Denny E. Marsahll; fiction by Michael Buckley, Werner A. Low, Lisa Manning, Phyllis Mass, and Daniel Pearlman; multi-media artwork by Jennifer Woo; poetry by Tobi Cogswell, Manuel Cautle, Eileen Aronson Ireland, Lisa Manning, Rodney Nelson, Carl Palmer, Jonathan Rapp, John G. Rodwan Jr., J. J. Steinfeld, and Nathan E. White; photography by a. paul cartier, Jennifer Woo, and Christopher Woods.

Spot Literary Magazine Vol. 5 No. 1 (Spring 2011) features cartooning by Gerald Uyeno; drawing by Denny Marshall; fiction by Brad Bisio, Michael Buckley, and John G. Rodwan, Jr,; memoir by Chance C. Fraser and Lorene V. Garrett; photography by a. paul cartier and Christopher Woods; poetry by Jeffrey C. Alfier, Tobi Cogswell, Shelagh Davis, Estrella del Valle, Andrew Hilbert, Eileen Aronson Ireland, Oriana Ivy, Tamara Madison, Ricki Mandeville, Phyllis Mass, Neila Mezynski, Michael Miller, Bill Mohr, Vincent Joseph Noto, Carl Palmer, Luisa Peña, Jonathan Rapp, Joan Jobe Smith, J. J. Steinfeld, Fred Voss; translation by Toshiya Kamei.

Spot Literary Magazine Vol. 4 No. 2 (Fall 2010) features cartooning by Gerald Uyeno; drawing by Jennifer Woo; essays by Bill Mohr and John G. Rodwan, Jr.; fiction by Brad Bisio, Michael Buckley, Lisa Manning, and J. J. Steinfeld; mixed media by Hazzel Yen; photography by a. paul cartier, Kyle Moreno, and Jennifer Woo; poetry by Jeffrey C. Alfier, Anna Badua, Laurel Ann Bogen, John F. Buckley, Tobi Cogswell, Shelagh Davis, Isolda Dosamantes, Magdalene Fry, Lorene V. Garrett, Stephen Ira, Oriana Ivy, David Jordan, Lori Lubeski, Lisa Manning, Clint Margrave, Bill Mohr, Eric Morago, Sergio Ortiz, Carl Palmer, J. R. Pearson, Anna Press, Luisa Peña, Jonathan Rapp, Brooks Roddan, Joan Jobe Smith, J. J. Steinfeld, Zack Strait, and Fred Voss; translation by Toshiya Kamei.

Spot Literary Magazine Vol. 4 No. 1 (Spring 2010) features cartooning by Gerald Uyeno; drawing by Jennifer Woo; essays by John G. Rodwan, Jr. and Christy Wise; fiction by Michael Buckley, Jesse Goldberg-Strassler, and Mike Guardabascio; mixed media by Hazzel Yen; photography by a. paul cartier and Kyle Moreno; poetry by Jeffrey C. Alfier, Suzanne Allen, Brad Bisio, Tobi Cogswell, Shelagh Davis, Lorene V. Garrett, Andrew Hilbert, Stephen Ira, Curt Last, Lori Lubeski, Lisa Manning, Bill Mohr, Eric Morago, Luisa Peña, Jonathan Rapp, Brooks Roddan, Luke Salazar, Joan Jobe Smith, and Fred Voss.

Spot Literary Magazine Vol. 3 No. 2 (Fall 2009) features cartooning by Gerald Uyeno; drawing by Jennifer Woo; an essay by John G. Rodwan, Jr.; fiction by Brad Bisio, Michael Buckley, Werner Low, Christian Hanz Lozada, Greggory Moore, Christa Westaway; mixed media by Hazzel Yen; photography by Alireza Taheri Araghi and a. paul cartier; poetry by Jeffrey C. Alfier, Steven Carey, Tobi Cogswell, Shelagh Davis, Dennis Duncan, Michael Estabrook, Lorene C. Garrett, Christain Hanz Lozada, Donal Mahoney, Lisa Manning, Clint Margrave, Stephen Mead, Bill Mohr, Kyle Moreno, Christopher Mulrooney, Luisa Peña, Katrina Prow, Joseph Reich, Brooks Roddan, Joan Jobe Smith, Suejin Suh, Macrae Sutherland, and Fred Voss; and a play by Susan Hansell.

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Vol. 3 No. 1 (Spring 2009) features cartooning by Gerald Uyeno; drawings by Jennifer Woo; an essay by Lisa Manning; fiction by Michael Buckley and Jade Hidle; mixed media by Hazzel Yen; photography by Kyle Moreno and Robert L. Wells; poetry by Jeffrey Alfier, Laurel Ann Bogen, Steven Carey, Tobi Cogswell, Michael Lee Johnson, Rick Kilpatrick, Donal Mahoney, Stephen Mead, Bill Mohr, Kyle Moreno, Milos Petrovic, Jonathan Rapp, Joseph Reich, Brooks Roddan, Joan Jobe Smith and Fred Voss; and prose by Greggory Moore.

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Vol. 2 No. 2 (Fall 2008) features fiction by Michael Buckley, Anne Finger, Christian Lozada, and Lisa Manning; photography by Elizabeth Fenimore; poetry by Jeffrey C. Alfier, Tobi Cogswell, Steve De France, Elizabeth Iannaci, Curtis Last, Jennifer Lester, Paul Lieber, Lisa Manning, Bill Mohr, Luke Salazar, Suejin Suh, and Gerald Uyeno; prose by Greggory Moore and John G. Rodwan, Jr., and short plays by Susan Hansell and Jonathan Rapp.

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Vol. 2 No. 1 (Spring 2008) features work by Jeffrey Alfier, Suzanne Allen, David Barnes, Tobi Cogswell, Steve De France, Elizabeth Fenimore, Mark Guarie, Susan Hansell, David E. Howerton, Elizabeth Iannaci, Matthew Karver, Michelle Lauren Kay, Hari Bhajan Khalsa, Curtis Last, Jennifer Lester, Greggory Moore,  Christopher Mulrooney, Jonathan Rapp, John G. Rodwan, Jr., Luke Salazar, Neal Storrs, Robert L. Wells, and Gerald Uyeno.

Spot Literary Magazine Vol. 1 No. 2 (Fall 2007) features work by Suzanne Allen, Tobi Cogswell, Brendan Constantine, Steve De France, Lainee Frizzo, Elizabeth Fenimore, Mark Gurarie, Susan Hansell, Natalie Hurter, Elizabeth Iannaci, Jennifer Lester, Lori Lubeski, Julianna McCarthy, Bill Mohr, Greggory Moore, Joshua Peralta, Connie Pham, Jonathan Rapp, John G. Rodwan, Jr., Neal Storrs, Robert L. Wells, and Gerald Uyeno.

Spot Literary Magazine Vol. 1 No. 1 (Spring 2007) features work by Suzanne Allen, Brendan Constantine, Elizabeth Fenimore, Grim, Susan Hansell, Chris Jara, Jennifer Lester, Lori Lubeski, Rachel Maize, Bill Mohr, Joshua Peralta, Connie Pham, Jonathan Rapp, Mallory Reeves, Neal Storrs, and Gerald Uyeno. 

PLEASE NOTE:  SLM was on hiatus during the 2012 and 2013 calendar years.  Publication resumed in 2014 with the Vol. 7 double issue available from amazon.  There is no volume 6.

Past volumes of SLM may also be available at {OPEN} Books, in Long Beach, CA, and at Shakespeare and Company, in Paris, France.

Original back issues are available in limited supply for $15 via the mailing address above.  Make checks payable to:  Spot Write Literary Corporation. 

For the latest information on any or all of the above, please visit the SLM website
and (link here) www.spotlitmagazine.net.

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