"Joe Wilkins has a big, true, highway-running American voice. When you see a new book of his, you should celebrate. Just buy it, put down the window, and let the music blow back your hair. It's nothing but alive." – Luis Alberto Urrea
Just heard that the Alaska Quarterly Review will be publishing two of my more recent poems, “Theodicy” and “The Day We Finish Painting the Bedroom, My Wife’s Father Emails Us His Suicide Note.”
The Washington Post Book World has called AQR “[o]ne of the nation’s best literary magazines.” I’m delighted to be featured in such a fine venue.