The following poems, appearing at Blue Fifth Review, have been nominated for the Best of the Net 2008 award from Sundress Publications. The eligible publication period is 1 July 2007 through 30 June 2008.
Sandra Beasley, Love Poem for Los Angeles (Summer 2007)
Melissa Buckheit, As If I Were Conceived In Her Diorama (Summer 2007)
Collin Kelley, Patty Hearst on the Occasion of Her Presidential Pardon (Broadside #10, Spring 2008)
Jeff Mann, Writers’ Tour of Kayford Mountain— October 16, 2006 (Spring Supplement 2008)
Oliver Rice, Minarets, Incense, Beggars (Winter 2008)
Susan Terris, See a Cliché, Be a Cliché (Broadside #9, Winter 2008)
Congratulations to these writers, and my thanks for their trusting me with their fine works. Also, special thanks to Felicia Mitchell for editing the Spring Supplement 2008 issue that included Jeff Mann’s poem.