Best of the Net Nominations

2019

Mailbox Number Eight
Haydée Touitou
April 2019, Nonfiction

The Statue of Robert E. Lee Contemplates his Removal
Scott McDaniel
April 2019, Poetry

Waking at Night
Sharon Chmielarz
July 2018, Poetry

Popeye
Michael Karl Ritchie
January 2019, Fiction

Vantablack
Stuart James Forrest
July 2018, Poetry

Unarmed Combat
Nicolas Ridley
January 2019, Nonfiction

The Absurdist Son of an Immigrant Grapples with Comprehending His Google News Feed
Gary Singh
July 2018, Poetry

Lobster in Broth
Gregory Loselle
January 2019, Poetry

Noble Metal, Best of Class
Gerard Sarnat
January 2019, Fiction

Psychologists Say That When Someone Calls You by the Wrong Name, It’s Because They Love You
Kasandra S. Larsen
April 2019, Poetry

Best of the Net Nominations

2018

The Blue Ones
Natalie E. Illum
April 2018, Poetry

The Patriarch Strokes a White Cat (Or How to Defeat Fascism)
Viviane Vives
April 2018, Fiction

All Earth is Dull and Muddy
Alani Rosa Hicks-Bartlett
April 2018, Poetry

Train at Night in the Desert
Amie Sharp
January 2018, Poetry

Toxic Gaming
Patricia Coleman
April 2018, Nonfiction

We’d Planned
Lowell Jaeger
January 2018, Poetry

My Own Van Gogh
Charles Leipart
April 2018, Fiction

Strangler Fig
Beth Sherman
October 2017, Poetry

High School Lunch
Kelsey Ann Kerr
October 2017, Poetry

Babelogue
Michelle Bowdler
January 2018, Nonfiction

Pushcart Prize Nominations

2019

Babelogue
Michelle Bowdler
January 2018, Nonfiction

Give Me Joy, Not Liberty
Grethel Ramos
July 2018, Poetry

Charles Mingus’s Miracle
Sean Murphy
October 2018, Poetry

Chess
Michael Karl Ritchie
October 2018, Poetry

Eyeless
Heath Brougher
October 2018, Poetry

The Machinery of the State
Andy Posner
October 2018, Poetry