SL Minton is a contributor to Issue #1 of Amygdala Magazine. She submitted the poignant and powerful short story “B,” and was awarded inclusion in our magazine about technology interacting with humans. In this tale, a little girl ponders the presence of 2 tools, low-tech but still tech: a pencil and a scythe. should she write, or should she stab her abuser?

Stephanie, or SL, Minton is a delightful person and a great writer, and her take on the creative process will help any of us endeavoring to be creative, especially if your stories come from experience or anywhere deep in your soul. AND you should definitely follow her @irishlamnt on Twitter.

If you’d like to contribute your own short story, we’d like to read it! Submit your story for Issue #2 of Amygdala Magazine today, over at 


About Author

Host, AMYGDALA MAGAZINE, THE BROKEN BRAIN & TV ATE MY BRAIN - Dwight Hurst is a psychotherapist, writer, humorist, and podcaster. He is the creator of Amygdala Magazine, The Broken Brain Podcast, and the owner of Innovate Mental Health Solutions. He is a comedy enthusiast, pop culture junky, and pretty much a fan of anything that makes him think, laugh, or feel.