The six nominations for the Pushcart Prize. Wish we could do more.
What I would Give Up by Joan I Siegel, from her book Archaeology.
Kafka’s Thistle by Judith Skillman, from Kafka’s Shadow.
Upon Hearing that Bread is the Way Sun Enters the Body by Dennis Camire, from Combed by Crows.
Lighting a Charcoal Grill by Francis Blessington, from Poems from Underground.
The Family Muse by Sarah White, from to one who bends my time.
Mystery Incarnate by Jim Glenn Thatcher, from Lesser Eternities.