2014 Pushcart Prize Nominations!

We are pleased to announce our nominations for the 2014 Pushcart Prize.  To read these poems, pick up a copy of our 44th issue from the store.

Steven Alvarez, “1522”

Kay Cosgrove, “A Western”

Dan Encarnacion, “Denomination.”

Naoko Fujimoto, “Sixty Seven Years Later”

Ryan Harper, “Hubble Creek”

Amy Newman, “After Robert Lowell Starves himself for Lent, a Seaplane Deposits Gertrude Buckman on Loon Islet and She Swims Across the lake”

Congratulations to these fantastic poets, and thank you to all of our contributors for sharing your talent with us.  We’re so thankful for the opportunity to be floored by your poetry every reading period — and 2014 provided some particularly hard-hitting work.