Editor’s note: Rebecca Gummere’s gorgeous essay, “The Transit of Venus” was selected by Rebecca Makkai as the runner-up in New South’s 2015 Writing Contest. Here, Rebecca shares how her essay took shape and what she’s been working on since. Rebecca Gummere: The essay is about the gradual decline and death of my mother, but it’s also about the transitory… Continue Reading →
2015 Pushcart Prize Nominees
New South is proud to announce our 2015 nominations for the Pushcart Prize!
Issue: Adventure 8.2
“I don’t want milk and cookies; I want a spiritual experience.” – Vincent Poturica, “Paradise”
New South Vol. 13, No. 1 (2020) Fiction by Timothy DeLizza, Zoa Coudret, Rachel Peters, and Jennifer Cie. Creative Nonfiction by Rachel A. Crawford, James Lowell Brunton, Sean Ironman, Jessica Kinnison, and Sue Allison. Poetry by Suphil Park, Erin Slaughter, Lindsay Lusby, Aldo Amparán, Gnaomi Siemens, Dorsey Craft, Jasmine Dreame Wagner, Carrie Murphy, Jess Greene, Brendan Sherry,… Continue Reading →
And the winners are…
New South is proud to announce the winners of our 2015 Writing Contest