Black Lawrence Press
January 8, 2015

St. Lawrence Book Award Finalists Announced!

We received an excellent pool of manuscripts for the 2014 St. Lawrence Book Award. We’re looking forward to diving back in and selecting a winner from the list of finalists. Congratulations to those who made it to the finalist and semi-finalist round, and thanks to everyone who participated!

 

FINALISTS (alphabetical)

  • Standing Deadwood by Thomas M. Atkinson (fiction)
  • What We Talk About When We Talk About Weather by Matthew Burns (poetry)
  • A Strange Insomnia by Christina N Cook (poetry)
  • Nominal Cases by Thomas Cotsonas (fiction)
  • My Dim Aviary by Gillian Cummings (poetry)
  • Congress of Mud by Luiza Flynn-Goodlett (poetry)
  • Maybe Mermaids and Robots are Lonely by Matthew Fogarty (fiction)
  • Gently, Gently by Helen C Gildfind (fiction)
  • Pause, Now Pause by D. Gilson (poetry)
  • I Refuse to Make This Beautiful by Eileen G’Sell (poetry)
  • Things Every Woman Should Know About Love and other stories by Jenny S Halper (fiction)
  • Havoc by Elizabeth Hazen (poetry)
  • Your Nightmare by Joseph Holt (fiction)
  • A Gathering of Transits by Douglas S Jones (poetry)
  • American Step & Wave by James Maynard (poetry)
  • I Ride Along and Other Stories by Vicky Mlyniec (fiction)
  • One Thirty Five South by Craig O’Hara (fiction)
  • After the Wake by Suzanne Roszak (poetry)
  • Lines the Ugly World Is Full Of by Anna L Weber (poetry)
  • Observational Gestures by Ruth C Williams (poetry)

 

SEMI-FINALISTS (alphabetical)

  • West of Rooster Port by Cristina J Baptista (poetry)
  • Other Animals by Craig Buchner (fiction)
  • Missing Persons by Stephanie Carpenter (fiction)
  • The Things a Body Might Become by Emari DiGiorgio (poetry)
  • Game of Bodies by Brenna Dixon (fiction)
  • Habitat of Stones by Ezra D Feldman (poetry)
  • The Way Girls Stand in Pictures by Angie Hogan (poetry)
  • I’ve Already Said Goodbye by Don M Miller (fiction)
  • What Breaks through the Dark by Brianna Noll (poetry)
  • Oranges: Stories by Gary E Peter (fiction)
  • This Is Not an Exit by Jim D Redmond (poetry)
  • Heart Rats by Sommer M Sterud (poetry)
  • Grenadine Kisses at Midnight: Stories of Stolen Photographs by Tammy Lynne Stoner (fiction)
  • Eyes in the Back of Her Head by Jill Stukenberg (fiction)
  • Fancies, Games, and Random Documents by John Talbird (fiction)
  • The Void of Desire by Nicole E Terry (poetry)
  • catastrophiliac by Caroline Young (poetry)