Bobby Bolt is a poet from central Illinois and an MFA candidate at Texas State University. He currently serves as Poetry Editor for Porter House Review and his work appears in Poetry Breakfast, Rappahannock Review, Pretty Owl Poetry, and others.
Content by Bobby Bolt
“Not Hearing the Wood Thrush” by Margaret Gibson
BY Bobby Bolt
Not Hearing the Wood Thrush attempts to account for everything we cannot see beyond our brief lives. It doesn’t answer each question it asks, nor should it, but instead sends those questions like radio waves into spaces made familiar by memory, then made mystical and strange through the loss that lives there.