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Days Bay,” an essay from the forthcoming collection Where We Swim

 

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Best Small Fictions


 text: Ninth Letter announces Best Small Fiction nominations

Now Available! Volume 17, no. 2 - Fall/Winter 2020-21


Featuring new work from: Carl Phillips, Jonathan Wlodarski, Alyssa Quinn, Nichole LeFebvre, Michael Chang, and more!. Plus: the winners of the 2020 Ninth Letter Literary Awards and the 2019 Illinois Emerging Writer Awards!

 

 

Pushcart Prize Nominations 2020


Nominees Announced!

 

A Book You May Have Missed: Michele Morano's LIKE LOVE

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2020 Best of the Net


Nominees Announced!

We're delighted to announce that 9L has nominated the following works from our Summer 2019 and Winter 2020 editions for the 2020 Best of the Net anthology:

Mónica Gomery - "Visit"

Threa Almontaser - "Meeting with a Ghost Friend at Starbucks"

Aimee Seu - "Aubade 15"

Daniel Garcia - "A Night to Remember"

Kelsey Rexroat - "Human Tide"

Alyse Knorr - "The Death of the Waynes"

Kailey Tedesco - "new jersey dirt"

Len Lawson - "Frozone's Bride"

Kristine Langley Mahler - "Two Truths and a Lie"

Harris Lahti - "Sugar Bath"

Special Feature: my heart. your soul.

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