Announcing the Deadline and Guidelines for the 2022 Big Other Book Awards!

July 27, 2022

  We are excited to announce the deadline and guidelines...

From the Archives: Fish Story, Hoodie Howl, by John Domini

June 30, 2022

 Happy birthday, John Domini! Celebrate by reading this Domini fiction...

Announcing the Deadline and Guidelines for the 2022 Big Other Book Awards!

July 27, 2022

  We are excited to announce the deadline and guidelines for the 2022 Big Other...

James Baldwin on Art, Life, Writing, Reading, and More

August 2, 2022

  Happy birthday, James Baldwin! Here are some quotes from the writer:   "Artists are here to disturb the peace."   "This is the only...

William H. Gass on Art, Writing, Sentences, Reading, Literature, and More.

July 30, 2022

Happy birthday, William H. Gass! Here are some quotes from his books, interviews, etc. Speaking of interviews, read my career-spanning interview Gass!   “Naturally the...

John Ashbery on Writing, Poetry, and More

July 28, 2022

Happy birthday, John Ashbery! Here are some quotes from his writing:   "I too often feel like a person I know nothing about."   "I...