The Electric Guitarist by John Philip Drury

The Electric Guitarist by John Philip Drury

Content Warning: Suicide Originally published at Measure Review In Memory of Jim Simmermanby John Philip Drury “Ever the best of friends,” your letters ended,great expectations for a wave of yearsthat promised more reunions, correspondence.But all that’s over. The...
They Promised Me a Cosmopolitan

They Promised Me a Cosmopolitan

We’ve added The Book Tavern in Augusta, GA–a great Indie bookstore. When I visited to ask if they’d carry Matthew Graham’s The Geography of Home as well as our current issue of Free State Review the manager said maybe, but...
Matthew Graham

Matthew Graham

Our poetry consultant, Edgar Gabriel Silex, says: “Walt Whitman was a racist who called African Americans ‘baboons.’ White scholars attempt to dismiss his racism by claiming ‘everyone back then was racist.’ Here’s a note to all...