The Mantle is pleased to announce these six poems as our nominations for the 2020 Sundress Publications “Best of the Net” Anthology. (Issues 12 – 15 were eligible for nominations this year):
Zamiya Akbar – All the Ways Love Can Leave
Elise Houcek – The Lime Tree
Eunice Kim – the body’s grief is apocryphal
Margo LaPierre – Ride
Blue Nguyen – a portrait: i learn how to forgive a bird
Bear Weaver – Into Ornithology
After a bit of a delay, The Mantle Poetry is happy to release its sixteenth issue, featuring the following contributors:
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Issue 15 is now live! Proud to feature the work of these nine poets:
Lorette C. Luzajic
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Issue 14 is now live! Proud to feature the works of these eight poets:
Zamiya Akbar James H Duncan Beatriz Dujovne Elise Houcek Blue Nguyen Emily Scudder Debasis Tripathy Bear Weaver Click to access the issue. Thanks for reading!
The Mantle Poetry is proud to have nominated these six poems for next year’s edition of the Pushcart Prize:
As always, it is extremely difficult to narrow the choices down each year, but these poems and the issues they live in are well worth revisiting!
The Mantle Poetry is pleased to announce our nominations for next year’s Pushcart Prize:
Stefani Cox – Fault Lines (Issue 7)
Kristin LaFollette – Exigence (Issue 7)
Tiffany Belieu – Size Matters (Issue 8)
Kristian Macaron – Your Blood Is What Builds You (Issue 9)
Alexandra Bentayou – Four of us: (Issue 10)
Hannah Newman – In the boxes that are left glass apples glaze with dust (Issue 10)
Good luck to these poems!
These were difficult decisions, but The Mantle is honored to announce this year’s nominees for the Pushcart Prize:
Congrats! These poems are in an envelope on their way to New York. Best of luck!
While waiting for decisions to be made, consider reading the nominated poems above and/or making a submission yourself! Issue 3 arrives in February.