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We are Fatal Flaw, an international online magazine publishing unexpected, topical writing and visual art that considers the world through a cracked lens. What can you expect to find here? Work that reveals the fatal flaw and the beauty inherent within it.

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Submissions are open for fatal flaw vol. 7

We are officially open for submissions for our next issue. The theme: WILD. Submit now from June 24th to July 31st on Submittable.

Visit our Submission Guidelines for more information about what we look for and how to submit.

Artists on Artists: the Prose Authors of Vol. 6 (Part 2)

Learn more about fiction and flash fiction writers Gerald Yelle, Mia Arias Tsang, Sara Streeter, Devin Welch, and Amy Eden Jollymore. And make sure to check out their work in Vol 6: Fatal Flaw!

Artists on Artists: the Prose Authors of Vol. 6 (Part 1)

Learn more about fiction and flash fiction writers James Gianetti, Rebecca Kilroy, Bea Karol, and Maxim Matusevich. And make sure to check out their work in Vol 6: Fatal Flaw!

Artists on Artists: the Visual Artists of Vol. 6

Learn more about visual artists GJ Gillespie, Caitlin Gill, and Rachel Coyne. And make sure to check out their work in Vol. 6: Fatal Flaw!

Artists on Artists: the Poets of Vol. 6

Learn more about poets Sarah Lilius, author of "Clean," Alex Wells Shapiro, author of "No Bins Are Coming," Patrice Boyers Claeys, author of "Asparagus," and Karen Paul Holmes, author of "Whoever Wrote, Rest Assured, A Peace Lilly is Not a Gift that will Become a Burden, Was Wrong." And make sure to check out their work in Vol. 6: Fatal Flaw!

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