The Editors of RHINO are pleased to announce our nominees from the 2014 issue for the Pushcart Prize:
Planet Earth – P. Scott Cunningham
Poem in honor of the one-year anniversary of my sister Aleida’s death, which is five days away
– Jose Antonio Rodriguez
Body Breakers – MaryJo Thompson
Americas – Adam Scheffler
Peace Before Cigarette Butt Storm – written by Shahram Shahidi,- translated from the Persian by Alireza Taheri Araghi, edited by Thade Correa
We continue to remain committed to publishing a print journal yearly: the publication of the poems online in three installments (beginning 6 months after print publication) is intended to supplement and broaden the outreach of the print journal.
Our plan is to release the online issue by thirds, in July/August, November/December, and February/March.
You can now find the poems from the authors below, here.
Samuel Ace • Jose Angel Araguz • Rebecca Kinzie Bastian • Daniel Bourne • Josh A. Brewer • Jeff Burt • William Coughlin • Joey De Jesus • Lane Falcon • Hannah Fries • Tim Hillegonds • Tim Hunt • Sandra Kolankiewicz • Matthew Landrum • Elizabeth Langemak • Julia B. Levine • Diana Lueptow • Michael Marberry • David Tomas Martinez • John C. Morrison • Jóanes Nielsen • Marge Piercy • Laura Praytor • Octavio Quintanilla • Nita K. Ritzke • Michael Robins • José Antonio Rodríguez • Philip Schaefer • Adam Scheffler • Sarah J. Sloat • Billy Templeton III • Madeline Vardell • Jesse Wallis • Benjamin Winkler • Joshua Young
“Poem in honor of the one-year anniversary of my sister Aleida’s death, which is five days away”.
Congratulations Runners-up winners
MaryJo Thompson for her poem ”Body Breakers”
and Adam Scheffler for his poem “Americas”.
Their work will appear in RHINO 2014 (and available on our website), scheduled for release (as always) in April, National Poetry Month.