Marcus Wicker

Marcus Wicker is the author of Maybe the Saddest Thing, selected by D. A. Powell for the National Poetry Series. His awards include a Ruth Lilly Fellowship and a Pushcart Prize, as well as fellowships from Cave Canem and The Fine Arts Work Center. Marcus serves as director of the New Harmony Writers Workshop.
June 23, 2015

As we send our thoughts to the community of Charleston, South Carolina, we remember Marcus Wicker’s tribute to Trayvon Martin—this poem from our Spring 2015 issue.