Isele Magazine is happy to announce the nominations for this year’s Best of the Net anthology. Congratulations to the nominees!

The Nominees:


For Men With Fearful Hearts and Fearless Penises” by Noni Salma

Summer is Gone” by Uchechukwu Peter Umezurike 

Tropical Ache” by Sarah Rebecca Kersley

Cold Defense” by Ernest O. Ògúnyęmí 

The Hut” by Francine Simon

The One Good Eye of the Room” by Susan Rich


Deliverance” by Jadesola Ajao

“Not Our Time Yet” by Ethel Maqeda


Adjuncts in the Age of the Coronavirus” by Frances Cannon

Sense of Touch” by Nora Nneka