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Announcing Big Other’s Best Small Fictions Nominations!


We are pleased to nominate the following fictions published in 2019 for inclusion in Sonder Press’s next Best Small Fictions anthology:

Osama Alomar’s “Explosions…Explosions”

Louis Armand’s “From Gagarin

Kim Chinquee’s “I Took One of Her Legs”

Lynn Crawford’s “Same Sky”

Peter Markus’s “This Boy’s Tongue”


  • John Madera is the author of Nervosities (Anti-Oedipus Press, 2024). His other fiction is published in Conjunctions, Salt Hill, The &Now Awards 2: The Best Innovative Writing, and many other journals. His nonfiction is published 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, New York State Council on the Arts awardee John Madera lives in New York City, Rhizomatic and manages and edits Big Other.

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