Hippocampus Magazine is pleased to share our 2021 creative nonfiction nominations for the Pushcart Prize.
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Dead Weight by Claire O’Brien
The first time I encountered rigor mortis I was seven.
The New Pretty by Nicole Graev Lipson
I fall back on the greatest power I know as an adolescent girl, which is to say nothing.
Me Llamo Theresa by Theresa Okokon
On the inside of my right ankle sits the lowercase letter “t.” It’s not often visible, but every once in a while it will provoke a comment.
Lost by Betsy Johnson
when it came time to go home my grandfather couldn’t find the car or anything familiar, only identical trees standing straight in an evergreen platoon…
Blue As In by Matthew Morris
One of the guards calls out, Who you got? and his teammate says, Skinny nigga. He means me.