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Pushcart Prize Nominations for 2014--To be Published PPXL, to be published in November, 2015.
The guest editors for Raven Chronicles, Amy Pence, Donna Miscolta and Allison Green, and Phoebe Bosche, nominated the following authors for their work which were published in Raven Chronicles, A Journal of Art, Literature & The Spoken Word, Vol. 20, Summer 2014. Congratulations!

1. Allegra V. Davis, “Fever to Tell”— fiction, pg. 38

2. Bob Gregory, “Eros in the doorway (after Ovid)”—poem, pg. 57.

3. Christy Gayle Hanson, “Every Time Gary Farmer Sings “Hey Baby””—poem, pg. 59.

4. Kayt Hoch, “Quartet #1”—poem, pg. 49.

5. Marion Kimes, “Called”—poem, pg. 14.

6. Jeanne Morel, “Decomposition”—fiction, pg. 63.

The Board of Contributing Editors for The Pushcart Prize have nominated four additional works/writers. Congratulations!

1. Gail Tremblay, "Watching the Osage Goddess" —poem, pg. 8, Vol. 19.

2. Shankar Narayan, “X”—poem, pg. 28, Vol. 19.

3. M.L. Lyons, “Miles Davis's Sketches of Spain”—poem, pg. 43, Vol. 20.

4. Judith Skillman, “Brahms”—poem, pg. 62, Vol. 20.

Pushcart Prize Nominations for 2013
Raven Chronicles has nominated the following writers (from Vol. 18, No. 1-2 & Vol. 19) for the Pushcart Prize:
1. Ann Spiers, “Putting up for Winter"—poem, pg. 10, Vol. 18, #1-2.
2. Marjorie Manwaring, “Levitation””—poem, pg. 29, Vol. 18, #1-2.
3. Rick Kempa, “Engines of Intolerance”—poem, pg. 53, Vol. 18, #1-2.
4. Koon Woon, “Like Water Chasing Water”—poem, pg. 100, Vol. 18, #1-2.
5. Dennis Caswell, “To Hamburger Patties”—poem, pg. 15, Vol. 19.
6. Tiana Clark, “The Ayes Have It”—poem, pg.. 30, Vol. 19.

Pushcart Prize Nominations for 2012
Raven Chronicles has nominated the following writers (from Vol. 16, No. 1-2 & Vol. 17, No. 1-2) for the Pushcart Prize:
1. Liana Vrajitoru Andreasen, “The Puppet Show"—fiction, pgs. 36-41, Vol. 17, #1-2.
2. Jacqueline Haskins, “Barefoot Kitchen”—essay, pgs. 14-15, Vol. 16, #1-2.
3. Gigi Marks, “Territory”—poem, pg. 34, Vol. 17, #1-2.
4. Kevin Miller, “No Doubt”—poem, pg. 38, Vol. 16, #1-2.
5. Dave Seter, “Open Window (Katoomba, Australia)”—poem, pg. 53, Vol. 16, #1-2.
6. Carletta Carrington Wilson, “Poem of Stone and Bone”—poem, pgs. 30-31, Vol. 17, #1-2.

Pushcart Prize Nominations for 2010
Raven Chronicles has nominated the following writers (from Vol. 15, No. 1) for the Pushcart Prize:
1. Cal Kinnear, “4”—poem, from his chapbook "Heart Range," pg. 30.
2. Priscilla Long, “Going To Portland”—essay, pg. 40.
3. Peter Ludwin, “Terezin Concentration Camp, Bohemia”—poem, pg. 43.
4. Tiffany Midge, “The Siam Sequences”—essay, pgs. 70-76.
5. Tina Schumann, “Seven Ways of Looking at a Corkscrew”—poem,  pg. 9.
6. Saint James Harris Wood, “The Grass Plan”—poem, pg. 29.

Raven Chronicles' Essay Contest, "We You Were Here! Travel Issue, Vol 15, No 1:

Raven is happy to announce the winners and runner-ups of our 2009 Travel Essay Contest.
We are delighted to be publishing three winning essays so diverse in their approach to the theme of Travel: Wish You Were Here, as well as in their writing style.

Winner: ($150 prize money and publication) Tiffany Midge, "Siam Sequences"
First runner up: (publication) Jeannie Berwick, "Checkpoints"
Second runner up: (publication) Priscilla Long, "Going to Portland"

Pushcart Prize Nominations for 2009
Raven Chronicles has nominated the following writers (from Vol. 14, No. 2) for the Pushcart Prize:
Charles Haddow Ants, fiction
Katherine Ayars, Like the Leg of a Y, fiction
James Toupin, Why the Wall Hates the Window, poem
L.A. Owens, Up North
, poem
Paul Hunter, Providential, poem
Dave Seter, Windows, poem
Marion Kimes, Soup of the Night, poem [Marion was nominated by the Pushcart Editors]

Pushcart Prize Nominations for 2008
Raven Chronicles has nominated the following writers (from Vol. 13, No. 2 and Vol. 14, No. 1) for the Pushcart Prize:
Allen Braden, The Spook House, Poem, Vol. 13, No. 2
Robert Gregory, Just Now, Poem, Vol. 14, No. 1
David Matlin, It Might Do Well With Strawberries, Essay, Vol. 14, No. 1
Donna Miscolta, The Little Brown Man from Los Banos, Essay, Vol. 14, No. 1
John Olson, City Of Words, Prose Poem, Vol. 13, No. 2
Craig Van Riper, Lumber, Poem, Vol. 13, No. 2