Joe Wilkins

"Joe Wilkins has a big, true, highway-running American voice. When you see a new book of his, you should celebrate. Just buy it, put down the window, and let the music blow back your hair. It's nothing but alive." – Luis Alberto Urrea

A Pushcart Prize for “Say”

Pushcart Prize Anthology 2015Couldn’t be happier to report that my story “Say,” originally published in The Sun (and nominated as well by former Pushcart Prize-winner and at-large editor Jennifer Lunden–thank you!), won a 2015 Pushcart Prize and will appear in The Pushcart Prize Anthology XXXIX alongside the likes of Karen Russell, Ellen Bryant Voigt, D. A. Powell, Louise Glück, Philip Levine, Russell Banks, Edward Hoagland, Rick Bass, Mary Szybist, and many other amazing writers.


4 comments on “A Pushcart Prize for “Say”

  1. Sue Fagalde Lick
    July 17, 2014

    That’s fantastic, Joe. Congratulations.

  2. David Blaine
    July 17, 2014

    Congratulations Joe! Couldn’t go to a better writer.

  3. Elizabeth Rosner
    July 18, 2014

    Bravo! A marvelous thing.

  4. joe.robert.wilkins
    July 18, 2014

    Thanks for the good words!

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