A Slight Reprieve
the bloom of a sweet, unremarkable life
Odd Love Poem
SJOHNNA McCRAY earned his MFA from the University of Virginia. His work has been published in several magazines, including Brilliant Corners, Chicago Quarterly Review, Gargoyle, The African American Review, Salamander, and The Valparaiso Poetry Review. In 2015, he received the Walt Whitman Award from the Academy of American Poets. McCray lives and teaches in Georgia.