Congratulations to this year’s nominated poets for the Pushcart Award! (Shown in order of publication)
Ode to Deborah (Mother of Israel) by Julie L. Moore [January 2021]
Fire Coming by Ann Thornfield-Long [April 2021]
God as Aldebaran, the Red Giant by Susan O’Dell Underwood [May 2021]
9 to 5 by Monica Garcia [July 2021]
How the war tamed me? by Amirah Al Wassif [November 2021]
Image Credit: A white oak leaf and acorn cap on a writer’s notebook on a picnic table (TVA Melton Hill Dam). Photography and post-processing by John C. Mannone.