Announcing Big Other’s Best of the Net 2020 Nominations!

September 18, 2020

  We are pleased to nominate the following fiction, poetry,...

From the Archives: Three Cities, by Dawn Raffel

September 10, 2020

Happy birthday, Dawn Raffel! Celebrate by reading this fiction we...

William Faulkner on Writing, Art, Life, Time, and More

September 25, 2020

  Happy birthday, William Faulkner! Here are some quotes from the writer:   “Read, read, read. Read everything—trash, classics, good and bad, and see how...

William Carlos Williams on Language, Writing, Reading, Poetry, and More

September 17, 2020

  Happy birthday, William Carlos Williams! Here are some quotes from the writer.   "beauty is a defiance of authority"   "And if when I...

Richard Wright on Life, Writing, Literature, and More

September 4, 2020

  Happy birthday, Richard Wright! Here are some quotes from the writer.   “All literature is protest.”   “The artist must bow to the monster...