1. No Doubt I Will Return a Different Man by Tobias Wray (Cleveland State University Poetry Center)
  2. Liar by Jessica Cuello (Barrow Street Press)
  3. Swan Song by Armen Davoudian (Bull City Press)
  4. Piñata Theory by Alan Chazaro (Black Lawrence Press)
  5. Lovability by Emily Kendal Frey (Fonograf Editions)
  6. The Madrona Project, Volume II, Number I, Edited by Holly J. Hughes (Empty Bowl)
  7. Listen My Friend, This Is The Dream I Dreamed Last Night by Cody-Rose Clevidence (The Song Cave)
  8. Virga by Shin Yu Pai (Empty Bowl)
  9. September 12 by Andrea Carter Brown (The Word Works)
  10. Returning the Sword to the Stone by Mark Leidner (Fonograf Editions)
  11. Festivals of Patience: The Verse Poems of Arthur Rimbaud by Arthur Rimbaud, Translated by Brian Kim Stefans (Kenning Editions)
  12. On the Mesa: An Anthology of Bolinas Writing 50th Anniversary Edition, Edited by Ben Estes and Joel Weishaus (The Song Cave)
  13. All Morning the Crows by Meg Kearney (The Word Works)
  14. Code by Charlotte Pence (Black Lawrence Press)
  15. Wings in Time by Callie Garnett (The Song Cave)
  16. Pregrets by Anselm Berrigan (Black Square Editions)
  17. A Way of Looking by Jianqing Zheng (Silverfish Review Press)
  18. Rappin' With Ten Thousand Carabos in the Dark (Expanded Edition) by Al Robles (UCLA Asian American Studies Center)
  19. Under Sleep's New Moon by Joseph Hutchinson (NYQ Books)
  20. The Second Longest Day of the Year by Jean Prokott (Howling Bird Press)
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