Bob Hicok

Bob Hicok’s most recent collection of poetry is Sex & Love &. His work has been awarded fellowships from the Guggenheim Foundation and the National Endowment for the Arts, as well as the 2007 Rebekah Johnson Bobbitt National Prize for Poetry from the Library of Congress. A former automotive die designer and computer system administrator, he currently teaches at Purdue University. 

September 05, 2017

A poem from the Fall 2017 issue.

There were more rebel flags and gun shops 
in Indy than Virginia, fewer mountains, 
less green for our eyes, and our cat 
wasn’t born there, she was born here, 
under the house, and if nothing