2014 Pushcart Prize Nominees


We here at Alternating Current feel that it is highly important to reward our authors with every possible chance for recognition of their fine crafts. We are pleased to announce that we are nominating these six authors’ work for the legendary Pushcart Prize, and we wish them the best of luck in the award process.

Christina Elaine Collins
“The Romanov Family Portrait”
Forthcoming in Footnote #1

Schuler Benson
“A Hindershot of Calion”
Published on Go Read Your Lunch

Gavin Broom
“The Spirit of Shackleton”
Published on Go Read Your Lunch

James O’Brien
“Gorsas’ Guillotine: A Nonfiction Narrative of Wordsworth and Carlyle”
Forthcoming in Footnote #1

Charles P. Ries
“Influences of Light”
Published in Girl Friend & Other Mysteries of Love

Sean Brendan-Brown
“Ten Thousand Shields & Spears”
Published in Poiesis Review #6

Thanks to these authors for sharing their incredible work with us and for trusting us to share it with the rest of the world. Congratulations on the nominations.