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ANNOUNCEMENT | Best of the Net 2020 Nominations

The Editors at Puerto del Sol would like to thank all of our contributors for their wonderful words, but there were a few exceptions for works in particular that sang sweetly in our ears and left us with an air of remembrance and awe. These are the contributors whose works we nominated for Best of the Net 2020, and we hope that you will give them a read.


"The Deserted" by Lucie Bonvalet

"Bugs 1--8" by Stanley Delgado


“Almost Glittering” by Emily Alexander

“I’m Offered to Officiate a Plantation Wedding” by Prince Bush

“Castles Made of Ash” by C. Fausto Cabrera

“Grading Rubric” by Antonio Lopez

“Slivers” by Lindsey Novak

“A Drought September” by Adam Tavel

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