Tuesday, December 1, 2009

2010 Push Cart Prize Nominee

Today I received notice that my book of tanka and haiku strings, Jack Fruit Moon, published by Modern English Tanka Press, has been nominated for the prestigious 2010 Pushcart Award. I am stunned, overjoyed and thankful.


Renowned poet and translator Sanford Goldstein describes Robert Wilson’s Jack Fruit Moon as “... the creation of a remarkable world unlike anything seen in tanka and haiku all these centuries. The book is filled with unusual images that make us feel we are experiencing a surrealist world. ...