Author Archives: William Warren

Issue 40

Spring 2020
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Unclassifiable Prize Winner

Jenni Moody
The Sound of Her Voice


Nicholas Montemarano

George Singleton
Figure Out the Boundaries

Kartika Budhwar
Last Walk in Assam


Jared Harél
A Moving Grove
My Life

M. Soledad Caballero
Cell Sisters


Michael Salcman
Visiting My Father in His Final Illness
Event Horizon

Wes Civilz
First Thing
The Walk

Susan Terris
Why Be a Tiger Fish if I Can Be a Tiger
Bridging the Bayou

Diane Louie
The Lucy Sequence

Stephen Haven
Old Church Photograph
Salem Easter

Allison Adair 
Obituary for the Woman Left Behind
My Mother Asks Why I Never Write About the Good Times
Winter on Plum Island

Creative Nonfiction

Karen Palmer
According to the Map

Walter Cummins


Marya Hornbacher
Excerpt from a Conversation on Metaphor/ A Seduction

Francisco González
An Outline of Wellness

Laura Newbern
Creative Nonfiction Editor

Kerry Neville
Fiction Editor
Jason Allen
Poetry Editors
Molly Brodak
Managing Editors
Jennifer Watkins & Dalton Monk
Assistant Managing Editor
William Warren
Assistant Editors
Moriah Bray
William Gerdes-McClain
James Cody Phenis
Corey Cummings
Caleb Bouchard

Announcing our 2019 Pushcart Nominees

Congratulations to our Pushcart nominees!

Our editors have reviewed all the work we published in 2019 to choose work to nominate for the Pushcart Prize. If you’ve missed these poetry and prose selections, we hope you’ll check them out in Issues 38 and 39. Thank you to all the authors who seek out Arts & Letters as a platform to publish your work!

Issue 38

Brian Crawford: “When We Were Liars”
Lee Peterson: “Election Day”

Issue 39

Carol Keeley: “Demon Feeding”
Anushah Jiwani: “No Space”
Elisabeth Murawski: “The Woman Unafraid of Tropical Diseases”
Greg Bowers: “Her Hair Smelled Like Rhododendrons”