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Jim Tilley

Jim Tilley has been published in Southwest Review, Alaska Quarterly Review, Southern Review, and New Orleans Review, among other journals, and has been featured on Poetry Daily and on the PBS News Hour’s art blog. He has won Sycamore Review’s Wabash Prize for Poetry. Four of his poems have been nominated for a Pushcart Prize.


Remembrance Day, 11/11/11

Summer 2012 | Poetry

Uniform and medals in place, he began to recite: We few, we happy few, we band of brothers . . . I let him continue, word for word to the end, pausing only for proper punctuation. Perfect, just as in his prep school days. Blue ribbon. Forest of Compi [...]