Announcing Big Other’s Best Microfiction 2020 Nominations!

December 5, 2019

  We are pleased to nominate the following fictions for...

Announcing Big Other’s Pushcart Prize Nominations!

November 26, 2019

  We are pleased to nominate the following fictions and...

This Boy’s Tongue

November 1, 2019

Acqua Alta, by Jane Ciabattari

September 27, 2019

“Everything one invents is true, you may be perfectly sure of that. Poetry is as precise as geometry.”

December 12, 2019

  Happy birthday, Gustave Flaubert! Here are some quotes from the writer.   “Talent is a long patience, and originality an effort of will and...

“To live is so startling it leaves little time for anything else.”

December 10, 2019

  Happy birthday, Emily Dickinson! Here are some selections from her writing.   "If I read a book [and] it makes my whole body so...

“I write as if to save somebody’s life. Probably my own. Life is a kind of madness that death makes. Long live the dead because we live in them.”

December 10, 2019

  Happy birthday, Clarice Lispector! Here are some quotes from the author.   "Everything in the world began with a yes. One molecule said yes...