From the Archives: An Oblation, by Tobias Carroll

October 31, 2021

Happy birthday, Tobias Carroll! Carroll is also an inaugural Big...

From the Archives: Letter, by Laurie Stone

October 18, 2021

Happy birthday, Laurie Stone! Celebrate by reading this Stone fiction...

Most Anticipated Small Press Releases: September-December 2021

December 4, 2021

Here are some compelling September-December 2021 small press books that captured my attention, including Big Other contributor Edwin Torres's Quanundrum: [I Will Be Your Many...

Margaret Atwood on Writing, Language, Literature, and More

November 18, 2021

  Happy birthday, Margaret Atwood! 82, today! Here are some quotes from the author:   "A word after a word after a word is power."...

Italo Calvino on Writing, Reading, Memory, Cities, and More

October 15, 2021

  Happy birthday, Italo Calvino! Here are quotes from the writer.   "What makes lovemaking and reading resemble each other most is that within both...