Sinister Wisdom Nominations for the Pushcart Prize

The Pushcart Prize is one of the most honored literary anthologies in the United States. Publishing since 1976, the Pushcart Prize recognizes the best work of small presses.

Sinister Wisdom is pleased to nominate six pieces from the three issues of Sinister Wisdom published prior to December 1, 2013 for the 2013 Pushcart Prize. The six pieces are:

“Crime Against Nature” Minnie Bruce Pratt
“Icarus, A Woman” T’ai Freedom Ford
“Blood: A Prose Poem” Dominika Bednarska
“The Hungry Girls of America” Tara Shea Burke
“Scour” Ellen Orleans
“Thirsting” Diane Solis

Congratulations to all of these wonderful writers! Sinister Wisdom is proud to have published your work and to nominate it for this honor.

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