POEM Jack Stewart

NWR Issue 118

Hands

Clasp them together. Mix
Paint and blood, innocence
And the violation of innocence...



Jack Stewart was educated at the University of Alabama and Emory University. Between 1992 and 1995, he was a Brittain Fellow at the Georgia Institute of Technology. His work has appeared in Poetry, Image, American Literary Review, Dark House Review, Southern Humanities Review and other journals and anthologies, most recently in A New Ulster. He lives in Coconut Creek, Florida.

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