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December 2015

Star*Line Pushcart Prize Nominations

The following poems published in Star*Line during 2015 have been nominated for the Pushcart Prize. —F.J. Bergmann, Star*Line editor

“The Echo Devours the Echo” by Marc PietrzykowskiStar*Line 38:1
“Mothership” by Bobbie LovellStar*Line 38:2
“A Great Grave” by E.H. Brogan • Star*Line 38:3
“It Came to Pass” by Mark MansfieldStar*Line 38:3
“There Is No Why” by Lynette MejiaStar*Line 38:4
“Lately I've Been Thinking of Sacrifice” by Israel Wasserstein • Star*Line 38:4

March 2015

Sandra Kasturi's poem, "Specializing in the Prehistory of Whales" has been longlisted for the Poetry Society (UK)'s National Poetry Competition. Over 13,000 entries, and the longlist is 140 poems!

January 2015

Suzette Haden Elgin, the founder of SFPA, passed away on January 27th. Elizabeth Barrette's elegy, “Soulsounds.”

Lovecraft E-zine Author of the Week
Ann K. Schwader: lovecraftzine.com/2015/01/21/lovecraftian-weird-fiction-author-of-the-week-ann-k-schwader/

Stoker Preliminary Ballot
The following SFPA members’ book are on the Preliminary Ballot for HWA’s Bram Stoker Award for Superior Achievement in a Poetry Collection:

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