Eric Boehling Lewis

Eric Boehling Lewis is a recent graduate of the Brooklyn College MFA program, where he won the Himan Brown award for short fiction. A native of Virginia, he now teaches English and coaches wrestling at a high school in Brooklyn.
June 14, 2016

A short story from our Summer 2016 issue. 

Danny Pocock was a prophet. He read omens and suffered what he called the burden of deep understanding. It showed in his posture. He said I was hopeless as a mystic, but there were other things he could teach me.