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Two Poems

Eric Anderson

‘Wanting to get it all in, like / Xerxes tipping his army’s arrows / with saltpeter / so to ignite the Grecian sky.’

Eric Anderson

Eric Anderson was born in Alexandria, Virginia. His work has appeared in American Letters & Commentary, Black Warrior Review, Columbia Poetry Review and elsewhere. He is currently studying and teaching creative writing at the Iowa Writers' Workshop.

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