Gnashing Teeth Publishing

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Pushcart Prize Nominees Announced

We are honored to announce our nominees for the 2022 Pushcart Prize. Please join us in congratulating them. BEST OF LUCK!!!!
“12. Carrizo” by Crisosto Apache from his book Ghostword
“Delilah” by Raymond Luczak from his book Lunafly
Song for America XLIII Chickens Among Wolves” by Fernando Esteban Flores
“Like a Lullaby” by Anniken Blomberg from the zine Stepping on Legos
“On the road – the unnamed diner off Route 89 (Arizona towards Idaho)” by Keriann Gilson from her book places I never want to see again

BOOK REVIEW: Gusher by Christopher Stephen Soden

Gusher, the recent Queer Mojo release from Christopher Stephen Soden, takes his first publication (Closer) and fine tunes it. Soden writes, “For this one moment / your connection is enough

BOOK REVIEW: Refugee by Pamela Uschuk

Pamela Uschuk’s 2022 release, Refugee, stands at an angle in the line of poetry collections. Hers is a unique perspective which weaves potent emotions and experiences into the fabric of

Goodnight, Taj Mahal by Andre Peltier

Deep below earth, clay and sand, deep below roots and aquifers, it lies in wait. Like that silent coyote stalking her white-tailed deer through the brush, it waits patiently and


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