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The Pushcart Prize honors the best of America’s small presses, and Rust and Moth’s nominations are in the mail! Please enjoy these fantastic pieces from our 2022 nominees.
Tender Is a Weakness I Keep Repeating, by Ann DeVilbiss
Utah, by Adriano Noble
Aubade for the Body (25), by Phoebe Reeves
Shrub, Blackbirds, Silence, by Ernest O. Ògúnyẹmí
Poem that Ends with Garden, by Lauren Elaine Jeter
Domestic, by Lea Page
Rust and Moth’s Autumn 2022 issue is now available in print! This issue is unavoidably present. In the present tense, tense, and a gift by any other name, these poems explore the pain and wonder of being here, now.
With new poetry from Jessica Berry, Fiona Jin, Emily Patterson, Hannah Schoettmer, Melissa McKinstry, Nathan Manley, Julie Weiss, Molly Greer, Ciaran McDermott, Lorna Martin, Eugene O’Hare, Susan L. Leary, HLR, Tammy Greenwood, Ron Stottlemyer, Frances Boyle, Ben Groner III, Katie Kemple, Mimi Yang, Hayley Bowen, Anna Laura Reeve, Allisa Cherry, Janice Northerns, Matthew Murrey, Jennifer K. Sweeney, Lindsay Clark, Jared Beloff, and Sarah A. Etlinger.