Announcing the 2014 VanderMey Nonfiction Prize Winners
by Ruminate MagazineAugust 22, 2014
[R]uminate Magazine is excited to share with you the winners of the 2014 VanderMey Nonfiction Prize! The winners were selected by John Wilson, editor of Books and Culture. You'll find the winning pieces in Issue 32-Clearing It Out - pick up a copy today! FIRST PLACE Jessie van Eerden - Work EthicSECOND PLACE Robert Rebein - A Fire on the MoonHONORABLE MENTION Amy Nolan - My Mother's Hips FINALISTS Hal Ackerman • Hot Flashes Angela Doll Carlson • Stations Tammy Delatorre • Out of the Swollen Sea Brenda Hood • Silence Elizabeth Hoover • Phantom Language Christopher Klahn • Fathers As Boys Doan-Trang Nguyen • Dining Out Sophfronia Scott • Why I Must Dance Like Tony Manero Madeline Sonik • Dead Ewes Thank you to all of you who submitted, and thanks to our sponsor, Randal VanderMey, and our judge, John Wilson.
Ruminate is a reader-supported magazine helping you slow down, encounter honest story-telling and art, and awaken your heart. Learn More _____________________________________________
Our days are often busy and loud, yet we feel empty and asleep. Storytelling and art reminds us to slow down and live more fully awake with compassion, creativity, and curiosity. Subscribe and join our community—let's stay awake together!