SMALL PRESS LEAGUE MISSION
to the Small Press League (SPL). Originally conceived in 1997 the
SPL began as a local movement primarily featuring the work of Southeast
authors and artists. Since then the SPL has expanded greatly with
members from l across the country and the United Kingdom
The mission of the SPL is to promote and publish the work of the autonomous
author and artist. By going interactive community, we will provide
you with a forum to meet others who share our vision.
BELONG IN AA
is more than anything a compulsion, like some people wash their
hands thirty times a day for fear of awful consequences if they
Creating is a compulsion. It's addictive. When we talk about AA
we don't mean we're drunks, well most of us.
Is it genetic? Did it all start when you put your first pen to
paper? Is it the click clack of typewriter keys that gets your
blood pumping? Is it the swoosh of a brush on canvas, the smell
of linseed oil, that makes you sell your soul?
No need to be ashamed. We are all AA here. It's not an elite club.
There is nothing heroic about it. Yet, the rewards are golden.
Admitting you have a problem is the first step on a very long
road. If you too belong in AA let is know what we can do to help
you. Simply contact
us and let you know a little about you.
Remember though all our activities are B.Y.O.B
Bring your own book!
Once upon a time I put together a poetry magazine. Tim Kelly of the
SPL has announced plans for the rebirth of that magazine as
an SPL zine. Actually, it's spirit will live on via a section
of the all-encompassing 'zine CrossCurrents.
Send us your poems, as well as B&W cover art & tiny "spot" illustrations,
and bask in the glory & fame only being an SPL member can bring
Phenix City AL 36868
2001, poet Will Dockery handed over the duties of the SPL to
yours truly, cartoonist Tim Kelly. I'm accepting submissions for the
club anthology, CROSSCURRENTS, and all participants will receive
two free complimentary copies!
Please email me for mailing
No nudity and/or excessive violence/abusive themes (rape, sodomy,
maximum 3 typed pages