“It is difficult to get the news from poetry, yet men and women die miserably every day for lack of what is found there.” –William Carlos Williams.
Marcus Wicker’s poems have appeared or are forthcoming in jubilat, Crab Orchard Review, Hayden’s Ferry Review, Harpur Palate, Rattle, Ninth Letter, Sou’Wester, DIAGRAM, and Cream City Review, among other journals. He is an Ann Arbor, Michigan native who holds fellowships from Indiana University’s MFA Program and Cave Canem. Marcus currently serves as Poetry Editor of the Indiana Review.
On this extended web edition of The Poets Weave, Marcus reads his poems “Some Revisions,” “Love Letter to Flavor Flav,” and “Love Letter to RuPaul.”