Please join me in welcoming another great writer to Big Other. Nicolle Elizabeth is a fiction writer and a bike mechanic. She is a contributing writer at Words Without Borders, the Brooklyn Rail, the Collagist and others. Her fiction has appeared in Wigleaf, Elimae, Caketrain and others. She is the founder of the 12 am writing project which featured Henry Rollins of Black Flag and many other fine characters.
In other words, she rocks.
John Madera's fiction may be found in Conjunctions, Opium Magazine, The &Now Awards 2: The Best Innovative Writing, and many other journals. His criticism may be found in American Book Review, Bookforum, The Review of Contemporary Fiction, Rain Taxi: Review of Books, The Believer, The Brooklyn Rail, and many other venues. Recipient of an M.F.A. in Literary Arts from Brown University, John Madera lives in New York City, where he runs Rhizomatic and manages and edits Big Other.