Anna Hodge

Anna Claire Hodge is a PhD candidate at Florida State University and the recipient of a Tennessee Williams Scholarship to Sewanee Writers’ Conference. Her work has appeared in Prairie Schooner, The Journal, Hayden’s Ferry Review, Mid-American Review, and Copper Nickel, among others. Her poems have been anthologized in Best New Poets 2013, It Was Written: Poems Inspired by Hip-Hop, and others. She is a contributing editor for Organic Weapon Arts chapbook press.

The Plan Was by Anna Claire Hodge

    Dump me in August, so I’d know             it wasn’t my fault. Sell the banjo, the canoe, each worn book swiped             from the second-hand store. Let his lease run out in November. Then that recipe:             swig from a bottle, tip pills speckled like ladybugs into a cupped hand. Garden […]