We are pleased to nominate six Hunger Mountain authors for 2017 The Pushcart Prize:

  • Hope Chernov for her story “Things I think about while swimming
  • Noelle Catharine Allen for her story “Day Trip”
  • Michelle Webster-Hein for her essay “These Things Should Not Happen”
  • River Holmes-Miller for her essay “What is There, What is Missing”
  • Daneen Bergland for her poem “An Evolution of Understanding,” and
  • Joel Brouwer for his poem “Observations at the Security Checkpoint.”

All authors were published at Hunger Mountain either in Issue 19 or online in 2015. Wish them luck!