Please join us in congratulating our nominees for the 2019 Pushcart Prize! Joyland has published over 80 stories and essays this year, and our top editors selected the six pieces below to submit to the 2019 Pushcart Prize.
‘We Had to Leave' by Dan Hong (edited by Kyle Lucia Wu)
'Skin' by Rowan Beaird (edited by Kyle Lucia Wu)
'Somewhere Inside of Santiago' by Santiago Jose Sanchez (edited by Michelle Lyn King)
'Forged and Reforged' by Eshani Surya (edited by Michelle Lyn King)
'Feast' by Dantiel W. Moniz (edited by Laura Chow Reeve)
'Fare' by Joseph Han (edited by Lisa Locascio)
Joyland is so proud to have published work from these writers. We’re rooting for their appearance in the The Pushcart Prize: Best of the Small Presses series and are looking forward to following their writing for many years to come.