From Yet to Come, by Cris Mazza

January 21, 2020

  Virginia had mostly stopped coming to gigs, unless it...

Three Cities, by Dawn Raffel

January 8, 2020

(with appreciation for Italo Calvino)   The City of Serena...

Big Other Anthology 2019

December 16, 2019

Big Other Anthology 2019

December 16, 2019

  Caveat lector: the following pieces of fiction, nonfiction, poetry, etc.—all published this year in...

“When I cannot see words curling like rings of smoke round me I am in darkness—I am nothing.”

January 25, 2020

  Happy birthday, Virginia Woolf! Here’s a compilation of quotes from some of Woolf's many books, letters, diaries, and essays:   "For it would seem...

“True originality consists not in a new manner but in a new vision.”

January 24, 2020

  Happy birthday, Edith Wharton! Here are some quotes from the writer:   "Some things are best mended by a break."   "If only we'd...

Announcing: Big Other Book Awards Ceremony!

January 23, 2020

  Join us at Murmrr Ballroom on May 16, 2020 for the inaugural Big Other Book Awards Ceremony! In recognition of excellence in literature published...