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Pushcart Nominations 2022

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As the manager of Prolific Pulse Press LLC I am honored to select the following for the Pushcart Prize nominations this year.

Zaneta Varnado Johns – Poem: What Matters, Published in After the Rainbow: Golden Poems 2022

JeanMarie Olivieri – Poem: Care Give and Take, Published in Caring for Souls 2022

Steve Anc – Poem: I am fine: don’t read this poem, Published in I am fine: don’t read this poem 2022

Lyris D. Wallace – Poem: No Justice for Breonna, Published in Social Justice Inks 2022

Jia-Li Yang – Poem: The First is the Last, Published in Social Justice Inks 2022

Kika Man – Poem: Rejecting your own body: an unrequited love poem, Published in Let the Mourning Come 2022

About the Pushcart Prize: In their words: “The Pushcart Prize: Best of the Small Presses series, published every year since 1976, is the most honored literary project in America – including Highest Honors from the American Academy of Arts and Letters.”

Our best wishes for the nominees. I look forward to seeing more of their prolific works in the future.

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Pushcart Prize Nominations

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The Pushcart Prize Nominations have been submitted by Prolific Pulse Press LLC

As I read through all the poetry from this year to select just the right ones, it was a difficult job, but when you find that poem that is just what you know to be the one, you have to pick it.

It is with great pleasure that Prolific Pulse Press LLC has chosen the following nominees for the Pushcart Prize:

Bartholomew Barker – Poem: Limitless, Published in Heart Beats Anthology of Poetry 2021

Chyrel J. Jackson – Poem: Love Unspoken, Published in Heart Beats Anthology of Poetry 2021

Jill Sharon Kimmelman – Poem: Double Shift, Published in You Are the Poem, 2021

Sita Gaia- Poem: I’ll Have a Seizure with My Coffee on the Side, Published in Knocking on the Body’s Door, 2021

Richard O Ogunmodede – Poem: We Are Same, Published in Hearts Beats Anthology of Poetry, 2021

Susi Bocks – Poem: Sweet Embrace, Published in Hearts Beats, Anthology of Poetry, 2021

Congratulations to all and thank you to every single poet who submitted to the anthology as well as others who chose to have their work published by Prolific Pulse Press LLC.

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