Phillip B. Williams is a Chicago, Illinois native. A Cave Canem fellow, he recently won BLOOM’S inaugural chapbook competition in poetry for his manuscript BRUISED GOSPELS. His work has appeared or is forthcoming in Callaloo, Sou’wester, Boxcar Poetry Review, Hunger Mountain and others. Phillip is currently poetry editor of Vinyl Poetry.
Phillip B. Williams
Toss their heads onto the front porch. The cat leaves them as gifts for us. Blood and fur, broom sweep and hum, we do this once a week: bleach away mouse blood, feed the night air its meat, bodiless. If you would ever find the bodies I know your pity would make room for them […]