William Hurst is an undergraduate at Lee University, Cleveland, TN. He is pursuing a Bachelor of Arts in Biblical and Theological Studies. His poetry emphasizes the place of the natural in unnatural circumstances, and is influenced primarily by the work of T.S. Eliot, Kay Ryan, and Charles Simic. He has been published in The Rectangle–the literary journal of the International English Honors Society–The Lee Review, Full Armor Magazine, Doxa, and other online literary publications. He is in the process of applying to Masters of Fine Arts programs across the country.
This blog consists of selections of his work as they progress.