We joyfully announce: Storm Cellar author Sea Sharp‘s “The Tallgrass Shuffles” (SC 4.2) has been selected for inclusion in The Pushcart Prize: Best of the Small Presses XLI (2017)! Our gratitude to the editors of the collection and Bill Henderson, the publisher. Our greatest gratitude to Sea for choosing to share their work with us all.
This year we had some hard decisions to make — Pushcart Prize nominations are tough, because we love what we publish here at Storm Cellar. In no particular order:
- Ben Langston, “Roll Call” (Essay, SC 3.2)
- Jan Carson, “More of a Handstand Girl” (Story, SC 3.2)
- Kelly Magee & Carol Guess, “With Hippo” (Story, SC 4.1)
- Jennifer Yu, “Things Olivia Would Like to Avoid (if Possible)” (Flash, SC 4.1)
- Sarah Sloat, “Smoking Jacket” (Poetry, SC 4.1)
- Harmony Button, “Ode to My Body Part II: Puddin’ Paw” (Poetry, SC 4.1)