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


We are pleased to nominate the following fiction, poetry, and nonfiction pieces for inclusion in Sundress Publications‘s Best of the Net 2020 anthology:



Robert Lopez’s: “However Many Sayings to Live and Die By”

Dawn Raffel’s “Three Cities”



Will Alexander’s “George Floyd: Protracted Elevation That Raises the Sun”

Rikki Ducornet’s: “Rapture, a Bull-Hook, a Puzzle”



T. J. Anderson III’s “The Language of Faculty Meetings”

Gillian Cummings’s “The Faint Bells Calling My Name”

Raymond de Borja’s “The True Picture of the Past Whizzes By”

Elizabeth Robinson’s “Soft Eclipse”

Martha Ronk’s “The place of night”

John Yau’s “Catullus Sails to China (3)”


Thanks to all of the writers above. And thanks to the editors at Sundress Publications for considering these pieces.


  • 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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