by Joe Plicka
Sitting in the Middle Fork of the Payette
I Saw a Man Carrying a Cross
JOE PLICKA’S poems, stories, and essays can be found online in Brevity, Ekstasis Magazine, Braided Way, Booth, Hobart, and others. He was featured in the anthology, Fire in the Pasture: 21st Century Mormon Poets. He lives and teaches in Hawaii with his family, an auskydoodle, and a red-vented bulbul.
Photo: “The Payette River in Forty Seconds” by Adam Meek