Seeking submissions of… (images)

Not everybody wants to sit down and write something. But that shouldn’t stop you from contributing to level:deepsouth, if you want to. The images section is for sharing digitized versions of old photos, flyers from shows, ‘zine covers, artwork . . . One important part of this project is publishing stories about the 1970s, ’80s,Continue reading “Seeking submissions of… (images)”

At the Epitome

by William Nesbitt It was one of those times when it seems almost everyone around me was upset with me in some way.  You know the vibe; everybody stressed out with lips puckered up like an old lady’s asshole.  I was halfway through college and broke.  Mike came one night to get me from theContinue reading “At the Epitome”

The Lower End of the Highest Rates

Sometimes I try to do thingsand they just don’t work out the way I want ’em to . . .— from “Institutionalized” by Suicidal Tendencies In the era when Generation X was coming of age, suicide was a growing problem but was seldom discussed openly, honestly, or rationally. Then, as we came of age in the 1980s,Continue reading “The Lower End of the Highest Rates”