John Davis Jr.

2 Poems

They laughed the day they broke my humerus and splinted it with wire coat hangers wrapped in black tape so my skin couldn’t breathe, so I’d understand honest pain.
John Davis Jr.

John Davis Jr.

John Davis, Jr. is the author of Hard Inheritance (Five Oaks Press, 2016), Middle Class American Proverb (Negative Capability Press, 2014), and two other collections of poetry. His work has been published in journals including Nashville Review, The American Journal of Poetry, The Common Online, One, and many other literary venues internationally. He holds an MFA from University of Tampa and teaches English and Literature for Keiser University.