Writings by: Erik Reece

This author has written 4 pieces

The Last Manifesto

A red-tail hawk clings in the wind to a road sign twenty-nine miles from Knoxville A bur oak stand in an empty pasture like a character from some half-forgotten alphabet a sign trying to call our attention back to the thing itself


We excavate the evening where a herd of staghorn sumac move slowly at the edge of this forest Tree frogs are singing in silhouette branches while bees settle down to sleep inside the green shades of the poplar’s fat flower