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Teddy Macker

Teddy Macker is the author of This World, a collection of poems. He lives on a small farm in Carpinteria, California, where he maintains an orchard.

— From November 2021
Essays, Memoirs, & True Stories


The wolf has traveled a thousand miles in two months. A director of a wolf-advocacy group said his arrival here is “something akin to the [first] moonwalk.”

November 2021
Essays, Memoirs, & True Stories

Sonny Boy Williamson

In a clearing in the woods alongside a country lane outside the town of Tutwiler in Tallahatchie County, Mississippi, stands Sonny Boy Williamson’s granite grave marker. As we approach, we notice more of the glints beneath us, and notice the same silver glints piled atop the old monument.

January 2021

Selected Poems

from “Storm On Galilee” | What’s instructive is not / that he walked on water / but that he seemed so unharassed / by the possibility of complete / and utter catastrophe.

May 2015
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