Eric G. Wilson

Blinded and bound, I stiffen
for triggers.
Inside my eye you spread.
The horses you water by the shore.
Bullets splash my heart,
blue hooves, the waves

Eric G. Wilson is the author of Against Happiness. His work has appeared in The Portland Review, Prelude, the Notre Dame Review, The Collagist, The Vestal Review, THE FANZINE, The Virginia Quarterly Review and elsewhere. Polaris Ghost, his novella, is coming out with Outpost 19 in 2018. He teaches at Wake Forest University.


  1. Janet Bowdan says:


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