Pushcart Prize nominees (from books we published in 2017):
- "America, Land of the Brittle" - a poem by George Wallace, from Oct Tongue 2
- "The Black Between Stars" - a nine-senryu sequence by Elliot Nicely, from The Black Between Stars
- "Crystal" - a poem by Meg Harris, from Inquiry into Loneliness
- "Houglass Studies" - a twelve-part poem by Krysia Jopek, from Hourglass Studies
- "Jane in Her Business Suit" - a poem by John Greiner, from Turnstile Burlesque
- "Love Letters" - a poem by Victor Clevenger, from Sandpaper Lovin'
2018 Ohioana Book Award nominees (from Ohio-related books/authors we published in 2016-2017):
- Diary of a Feminist Thug, Volume I: His[tories] of Her Land by Lyz Bly (co-published by Crisis Chronicles and Guide to Kulchur Books)
- The Black Between Stars by Elliot Nicely
- Scraping the Sky by Luba Gawur
- Age of Aquarius: Collected Poems 1981-2016 by Dianne Borsenik
- Fractured Fairy Tales by William Merricle
- Special Watch by Richard M. O'Donnell
Good luck, everyone!